yakushima shopping – All regions

Along with the usual supermarkets and grocery stores, there a number of souvenir shops stocking Yakushima`s famous fruit & fish products as well as an array of excellent handcrafted products.  Better still, take some time out to visit the Yakushima craftspeople and make your purchase direct from the artist.

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Nagata & North

Yakushima Camphor Garage extract oil from camphor trees to make the multi-purpose camphor oil.  The owner is happy for visitors
Jane Kan is located along the main road leading into Nagata.  Jane is Yakushima`s most famous turtle.  The shops stocks
Baba Suisan Ltd (馬場水産) is situated in Isso in the very north of Yakushima.  The fish processing plant was established
Marukatsu Suisan Ltd (丸勝水産) is situated along the main road to the north of Isso village - the way to

Miyanoura

Tsubaki organic shop hold Yakushima made organic products as well as organic products imported from the mainland. Tsubaki is located
The Furusato Market is one of the first big shops ou may see if you arrive to the Miyanoura Port. 
Sen no Ie is located along the road that leads to Shiratani Unsuikyo.  The interior of Sen no Ie is
Hirami make a good range of breads, pastries, cakes and desserts.  As with all bakeries on Yakushima, it is better
Yakuden is a large supermarket located near the entrance to the Miyanoura Port.  Yakuden have a grocery section, a household
Wai Wai Land is a large supermarket located near the Tokushu Hospital (Yakushima`s main hospital) about 3km south of the
There are 3 Acoop supermarkets on Yakushima - Miyanoura, Anbo & Onoaida.  They stock all the usual groceries and usually

North East

Pukarido is a gift shop with a selection of attractive and delicious Yakushima products, located approximately 5 minutes by foot
Somes stock EVERYTHING.  And if they do not stock it then they can get it!  Foodstuffs, clothes, DUY, fishing tackle,
Yawaraca extract fragrant oils from various plants and trees found on Yakushima.  The process can be observed within the premises. 
Drugstore Mori located about 500m north of the Yakushima Airport.  This drugstore is the biggest shop on the island.  
Located at the entrance to the Yakushima Airport Suginoya have a range of quality Yakushima wood products.  Some of the
Takashi Kawamura is a Yakushima artist working in pen. His art is focused upon the nature of Yakushima, wildlife, marine
The Tabira Gallery is located very close to the Yakushima Airport.  Exhibits include Yakushima artists using many formats.  Exhibits change
  Matsuda Shoten (松田商店) sits on the main road leading into Anbo from the airport.  It specialises in minced flying
Hachimanju are the oldest tea produces on Yakushima - they began producing tea in 1985.  Hachimanju are proud of their
Nenek offer reasonably priced massage sessions that may be considered well worth it after a full day`s hike on Yakushima. 
Catch the Beer micro-brewery opened in 2017.  They currently produce a handful of beers including Yakushima IPA, Tankan Orange Pale
Gakunan produce high-end Yakusugi work.  The upstairs gallery holds an extensive and impressive exhibition of work from small trinkets to
Drug 11 stocks a wide range of toiletries, simple ailments and first aid supplies.  The shop also has a 100
Yakushima Messenger is an outdoor clothing and gift shop located about 2 minutes drive from the airport in the Anbo

Anbo

  Woodshop Kikori is a few minutes drive south of Anbo on the main road towards Onoaida.  The owner is
Stepping into Kouma Toy Shop is like jumping into a time machine and going back a handful of decades.  The
Seirios are located just north of the Anbo Bridge.  This gift shop sells Yakushima-made products as well as imported products. 
Sugisho is where the coach tours `take` their guests during the Yakushima bus tours.  A couple of large buses are
There are 3 Acoop supermarkets on Yakushima - Miyanoura, Anbo & Onoaida.  They stock all the usual groceries and usually
Tanaka is good place to stock up on fruit and vegetables (although we would always recommend the 100 yen stalls
Hiro Bakery produces quality bread and cakes.  It`s popular and so the shelves begin to look bare by the mid-afternoon.
Shiba stock a range of groceries, beverages and a good bakery area. Open : 08:00 - 20:00 Closed : Tuesday
Pon Pon make high quality handmade leather footwear. They can also make custom-made footwear, but there is usually a long
Hanii Gama (埴生窯) is operated by the ceramic artist, Yamashita Masayuki. Located near the Matsumine Bridge this pottery has a
2Cozo (pronounced 'nikozo) is a small craft shop selling handmade wooden crafts from reclaimed Yakusugi found floating down the river. 
Takeda Sangyo is large Yakushima gift shop situtated on the main road north of central Anbo.  Takeda Sangyo stock a
Urizun Ceramic are located about 2 km south of Anbo.  A sign on the main road leads to a small

South East & South

There are 3 Acoop supermarkets on Yakushima - Miyanoura, Anbo & Onoaida.  They stock all the usual groceries and usually
Honu make handcrafted accessories with a Yakushima theme.  Their products are made from a variety of materials including wood and
  Shinpachino Kama (新八野窯) is situated in the very south of Yakushima in Hirauchi.  Shinpachino Kama use a traditional wood-fired
As you drive in the south west section of Yakushima then just south of Nakama is a small wooden building
Kei Nakamura Jewellry make quality handmade jewellry in gold, silver and stones.  The boutique shop is only open one afternoon
The Pontankan is a large souvenir shop stocking all kinds of Yakushima gifts : wood craft, teas, essence oils, fruit
S-Mart is located in the centre of Kurio.  It sells the usual daily groceries including toiletries, vegetables, foodstuffs & beverages.
Asence Wood Craft make novelty souvenirs from the local wood.  Themes re influenced by the Yakushima natural world, so expect