Yakushima: A Yakumonkey Guide is the classic English guide to Yakushima and now with the 3rd Edition, it has had a facelift. Everything you need to enjoy your visit to Yakushima is right here and bang up-to-date!
The 3rd Edition includes:
All possible ways of getting to and getting around Yakushima with full details, up-to-date prices, website and contact details.
A huge variety of accommodation from the free mountain huts and campsites to top-class resorts and everything inbetween. All with directions, websites and prices and arranged by area.
All the best restaurants, cafes, bakeries and bars are featured by area so you never need be far from lunch or dinner.
Waterfalls, rivers, beaches, parks, hot springs, museums and just about any place you could want to visit on the island are detailed and explained.
16 hiking trails from gentle strolls to major expeditions, including the trail to Jomon Sugi and Miyanoura dake, have their own individual maps and full details of each route. All trails now have our original Yakumonkey coding system so you can easily combine trails to see the best of Yakushima.
This really is a must-have guide and any visitor would be at a distinct loss without it.
But do not take my word for it. Here are the comments of some of the readers of the previous editions:
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