Miyanoura Port Side Youth Hostel is situated just in front of Miyanoura, the gateway of stunning Yakushima Island which is on a UNESCO World Heritage List. The location is perfect for exploring the beauty of nature and also the island’s nightlife, restaurants and shops.

The hostel welcomes all travellers and provides comfortable accommodation with facilities including air conditioning, free Internet access, laundry, microwave, refrigerator, TV and bike rental.

Seeing the amazing Shiratani Unsuikyo forest requires a lot of hiking. You can also enjoy diving, fishing and marine sports in Miyanoura. To see the island’s natural wonders and learn the history of logging industry you can visit Yakusugi. In Yakushima Fruit Garden there are thousands of tropical trees and plants and, also, seasonal fruit like mango, starfruit and papaya are available to eat. The Yakushima Island has several beaches where you can spot giant turtles and beautiful waterfalls inland.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Eco-tourism
  • Nature-lovers
  • Relaxing
  • Sightseeing

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