Yakushima Environmental Cultural Village Center

Source:Bernard's Blog

Located at the entrance of Miyanoura Port, Yakushima Environmental Cultural Village Center offers general information on the nature and culture of Yakushima Island. There are amazing videos in the Large Screen Theater featuring the island's abundant nature. It also displays models that illustrates Yakushima's ocean, village, forests and mountain peak in an ascending order in the Exhibit Hall. In the free Entrance Hall, visitors can access information on Yakushima's natural environment and weather through maps, videos and computers. There is a shop where visitors can buy all of Yakushima's local specialties.

Address
823-1 Miyanoura, Yakushima-cho, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima
Contact No.
+81-997-42-2900
Access
25 minutes by bus from Yakushima Airport to Miyanoura-ko Iriguchi (bound for Nagata via Miyanoura. 2-min walk from the bus stop.
Opening Hours / Holidays
9:00‐17:00
Closed: third Tuesdays (if it falls on a holiday, closed following day) and February 15th through the end of February (open daily from July through October)
Official Website
http://www.yakushima.or.jp/static/village.php
Time Required
60 minutes
Admission fee
Free admission to facility. Large Screen Hall and Exhibit Hall admission: adults-520 yen, high school and college students-360 yen, elementary and junior high school students-260 yen, children under 6 years of age-free

※ Some information is displayed in Japanese and machine-translated English, which may not be accurate.
For the latest information, please check the official website for each spot.

The Large Screen Hall and the Exhibit Hall

In the Large Screen Hall, spectacular videos about the ecosystem of Yakushima is introduced on a large screen. In the Exhibit Hall, visitors can learn about Yakushima from various angles through models and photos. An admission fee is required to enter the halls.

Source:屋久島一人旅

Abundant Information on Yakushima

The free entrance hall offers information about Yakushima's nature, weather, transportation and culture via maps, videos and personal computers as well as offering a free Wi-Fi service.

Source:屋久島一人旅

Local Specialties Corner

This shop provides all of Yakushima's specialties as well as books and unique items related to Yakushima. There is a cafe with large glass windows that overlooks Miyanoura Port.

Yakushima Environmental Cultural Village Center

Located at the entrance of Miyanoura Port, Yakushima Environmental Cultural Village Center offers general information on the nature and culture of Yakushima Island. There are amazing videos in the Large Screen Theater featuring the island's abundant nature. It also displays models that illustrates Yakushima's ocean, village, forests and mountain peak in an ascending order in the Exhibit Hall. In the free Entrance Hall, visitors can access information on Yakushima's natural environment and weather through maps, videos and computers. There is a shop where visitors can buy all of Yakushima's local specialties.

※ Some information is displayed in Japanese and machine-translated English, which may not be accurate.
For the latest information, please check the official website for each spot.

The Large Screen Hall and the Exhibit Hall

In the Large Screen Hall, spectacular videos about the ecosystem of Yakushima is introduced on a large screen. In the Exhibit Hall, visitors can learn about Yakushima from various angles through models and photos. An admission fee is required to enter the halls.

Source:屋久島一人旅

Abundant Information on Yakushima

The free entrance hall offers information about Yakushima's nature, weather, transportation and culture via maps, videos and personal computers as well as offering a free Wi-Fi service.

Source:屋久島一人旅

Local Specialties Corner

This shop provides all of Yakushima's specialties as well as books and unique items related to Yakushima. There is a cafe with large glass windows that overlooks Miyanoura Port.

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