Forest ToursYES forest tours are visually stunning, informative and highly recommended. Included is the popular Shiratani Unsuikyo tour.
about YES! Yakushima
YES! Yakushima is a small company based on the World Heritage island of Yakushima. Our aim is to help make Yakushima more accessible to international visitors and provide wider access to all the great services on the island. YES! Yakushima offer a FREE booking service. To benefit our island economy we hope that visitors can recognize the merit of using the local knowledge of the YES! Yakushima services.
Yakushima was Japan`s first World Heritage Area of Natural Beauty. Yakushima is an island of great extremes. With peaks just under 2,000 meters it has the highest mountains in southern Japan. Yakushima is famed for the Yaku sugi tree – some of the most ancient living trees on the planet. The island also has indigenous deer and macaque monkeys that out-number the human inhabitants on the island.