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Mt. Mocchomudake

Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4200, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Great View

This is a 9km (900m hight) hike to the top of the mountain. Very nice. Took us around 5h roundtrip... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Nils V
Strenuous whole body work out

Fantastic views from the summit which is a very worthwhile exercise in attaining. I wouldn't be... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2015
Jim G
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4 Oct 2016
“Great View”
16 Apr 2015
“Strenuous whole body work out”
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Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4200, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a 9km (900m hight) hike to the top of the mountain. Very nice. Took us around 5h roundtrip from the waterfall. There is plenty of fresh water along the way, so just bring a bottle. Includes some minor climbing parts, so not really...More

Thank Nils V
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Fantastic views from the summit which is a very worthwhile exercise in attaining. I wouldn't be keen to do this in wet weather or on a hot day.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 10 March 2015

This is an excellent, if difficult, 7 hour round trip to the peak of one of the steep, coastal mountains on the south-east coast of Yakushima. We used the guiding skills of Steve Bell who runs 'Yes Yakushima' to provide an excellent service with plenty...More

Thank karoly5
Reviewed 8 April 2013

I chose this hike for my arrival day on yakushima cos it looked short and so I thought it'd be easy. Mistake. It was however, totally awesome. I caught the 11:15am-ish bus from miyanoura that arrived at Hara at 12:15pm. I wandered up from the...More

3  Thank Suzbuster
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