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Yakushima Lighthouse (Nagata Lighthouse)

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Can you find the gardian of voyage?

Driving the west coast of Yakushima anti-clock wise late afternoon, we arrived at the light house... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Yoshie S
Nice view of the coast

If you drive on the Seibu Trail, it is worth visiting this lighthouse. The day we were there was a... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
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  • Very good51%
  • Average29%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
18 Nov 2017
“Can you find the gardian of voyage?”
24 Jun 2017
“Don't miss! ”
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Nagata, Yakushima-cho, Kumage-gun 891-4201, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 997-45-2210
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Driving the west coast of Yakushima anti-clock wise late afternoon, we arrived at the light house just in time for a glimps of sunset. It was a cloudy day, so the light was fading quickly (17:20 sunset in early Nov). The roads through the woodland...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Yoshie S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery! Great start or ending when driving the mountain route. Really narrow road there but well worth the effort. Great views and a nice spot for picnic behind the light house.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Markaberg
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We came here because we had a car (otherwise I don't recommend) and had a nice sit and view from the lighthouse. The lighthouse self was not accisable, we spend about 30 minutes here.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

If you drive on the Seibu Trail, it is worth visiting this lighthouse. The day we were there was a cloudy day so we couldn't see much across the sea but the view of the coast on both sides of the lighthouse was beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Pengapa
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Facing the sea, there is a tiny shrine to Ebisu. You have to climb over a wall but there is a ladder to help with that!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ann B
Reviewed 4 March 2016

If you drive around Yakushima Island, don't forget to stop here. This lighthouse is white and strong, with great views out across the coast and to neighbouring Kuchinoerabu-to Island. It would be a great place for a picnic too!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank nicolajones08
Reviewed 21 September 2013

The lighthouse offers beautiful sunset views of the ocean. Sometimes there are strong winds so mind your camera!

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank El C
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