Iriomote Island, Half day to the Pinaisara falls & Yubu Island tour

Iriomote Island, Half day to the Pinaisara falls & Yubu Island tour

You can spend a great day in popular recommended 2 places on Iriomote island.

Iriomote Island, Half day to the Pinaisara falls & Yubu Island tour
Mangrove as far as you can see!While watching the mangrove, leisurely canoeing. Listen only to the sound of nature, let’s enjoy luxurious time.
Full-scale jungle trekking!There is no hard mountain climb on this tour. But you can enjoy a very subtropical jungle trekking!
You may be able to see rare living things too.
You can visit Yubu Island too.Yubu Island is famous for its water buffalo cart. If you ride on it, you can go from Iriomote Island to Yubu Island. There is a subtropical botanical garden on Yubu Island.
  • kayaking
  • trekking
  • Beginner OK
  • Waterfall fun
  • Mangrove
  • For all the family
  • From 4 years old
  • Day trip from Ishigaki Is is OK
Cost: 12,000 yen (13-60 yrs) / 9,500 yen (6-12 yrs) / 8,800 yen (4-5 yrs)
Mangrove kayaking & Yubu Island tour, Water buffalo cart
Mangrove kayaking & Yubu Island tour, Water fall basin

You will be able to spend quality time with this tour!

You can kayak slowly whilst looking at mangrove trees or taking photos. Kayaking takes about 40 minutes on the way. Then you will trek for 20 minutes. You can see many kinds of subtropical trees. In summer (from May to October), you can enjoy swimming in the waterfall basin.

You will go to Yubu Island after you finish kayaking and trekking at Secret falls. You can ride on a water buffalo cart on Yubu Island. When you ride on it, you can listen to some traditional Iriomote Island music. The driver will play a Sanshin, which is like a guitar. On Yubu Island, you can see many subtropical trees or flowers, and a lot of butterflies flit around the flowers.

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 Yubu Island -Yubujima-

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Half day to the Pinaisara falls & Yubu Island tour INFORMATION

Availability Almost all year *We will not hold vacation week around May and 7/20-8/20.
Duration Approximately 7 hours
Cost 12,000 yen (13-60 yrs) / 9,500 yen (6-12 yrs) / 8,800 yen (4-5 yrs)
Included Admission and a water buffalo cart (go and return) fee, Okinawan food lunch, Gear (shoes, backpack, life vest, kayak), Guide fee
You need

Hat, towel, sunscreen, sunglasses *If you have one. ,drink *We sell it at our shop. , a change of clothes *You can change the clothes at our shop before go to Yubu Island. , bathing suit *You can swim in the waterfall basin on hot days.

FAQ  To Customers

Appropriate clothes

Casual clothing is OK. Your clothes will get dirty and wet on the tour.
To protect from UV, insects and injury, we recommend long sleeves.
You can swim in the waterfall basin on hot days, so please bring a bathing suit. There is no place to change during the tour, so please wear it under your clothes.
It is cooler during the winter on Iriomote Island, and it is often windy, so a windbreaker is very useful.
We will take care of any large baggage you will not use during the tour.
Free use of security locker.

FAQ  To Customers

  • Start 8:30 am Finish 4:00 pm (7/1 – 9/30) / Start 9:30 am Finish 4:00 pm (10/1 – 6/30)
  • From Ishigaki Is click here. You can come on a daytrip from Ishigaki Island.
  • The tours will go ahead in conditions of light rain, which is frequent, and will only be cancelled in conditions of heavy rain.
  • You can register individually, but tours will only take place when there are more than 2 participants.
  • Kazaguruma tours reserves the right to cancel or change the tour due to bad weather.
  • If you want to go to the top of Pinaisara falls, we recommend Day trip to the Pinaisara Falls tour. *In this case, you can’t go to Yubu Is.
  • You can choose a single or a tandem kayak. Please tell us which is better for you.
  • We call you at the day before of tour. You can check the weather and tour schedule.

About access
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Free shuttle service from Uehara port or Hotels


Click here the way to get to Kazaguruma tours.

After you understand the details of this tour, you don’t have worry about anything, you will start the tour.

Don’t worry about kayaking, even if you are a beginner. You can choose a single or a tandem kayak.

Iriomote’s river has very weak currents, next to nothing.
Kayaking is easy and enjoyable.

We start kayaking.

First, maybe you can’t control your kayak, but it is not a problem. Take it easy!

You will gradually get the hang of kayaking. Then you will see Pinaisara falls.

Arrived upstream.
You will start trekking 20 minutes to the Pinaisara falls.

The road is easy to trek.

On the way, you can see many kinds of wildlife and plants.

After the break time, we will trek and kayak back to the start point.

Kazaguruma office has shower rooms and rest rooms. After break time, we will go to Yubu Island by our bus.

You can enjoy riding a water buffalo cart and walking on Yubu Island. There are palm trees of countless and you can buy Okinawan souvenirs.
*When you go to Yubu Island, your guide will not accompany you and wait in the parking lot.

Your guide will drop you off at Uehara port or a hotel in the Uehara area. Don’t forget your things. Thank you!

You can go to the front of falls.

During the break time, you can swim in the waterfall basin during the summer.

We will eat lunch there.

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