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Address: 629-16, Nakama, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4408, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 997-48-2468

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Nice place and fruits to eat !

Very nice place, lots of species from around the world, sometimes really unusuals. You can eat some of the fruits from the garden for few hundred yens. It's a good place to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Simon M

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place, lots of species from around the world, sometimes really unusuals. You can eat some of the fruits from the garden for few hundred yens. It's a good place to have a relaxing afternoon between two treks on the island.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

I was taken here by my guide who siad it was fun to visit, seeing all those, to Japanese people, strange trees and meet the owners. The owner showed us around (Japanese commentary only) and it was rather fun and interesting even if you don't have Japenese. At the end of the tour, you are offered a selection of fruits... More 

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Nagano, Japan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

English is below. ツアーのペースが早すぎて、楽しめませんでした。「これはグアバの木です。これはパパイアの木です。はい、進みます。」という感じでした。写真を撮ったり、木の実を探したりする余裕がありませんでした。ツアーの時間は10分ぐらいでした。出されたフルーツは美味しかったですが、量は少なかったです。ちょっと残念でしたが、もし行ったら、虫除けをたっぷり使った方が良いです。 The pace of the "tour" was too fast to enjoy anything. The feeling was "This is a guava tree. This is a papaya tree. Let's move on." There was little time to take pictures or look for the fruit growing on trees. The tour was 10 minutes or less. The fruit that they gave us was... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2014

We followed the map to the turnoff then went the 600metres required but then the signs diminished. We never found the garden.

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