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Taiko Rock

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Travel Information

Taiko Rock (太鼓岩) is located in Shiratani Unsui Valley. It is located at the goal of its trekking. Its altitude is 1050m from the sea level and has a great view of Yakushima's valleys and mountains. It is the goal of Shiratani Unsui Valley Trekking.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.
You need trekking shoes, water and lunch box.
For beginners.
Takes 4 to 5 hours.
Be very careful.

Access
0. at Miyanoura Port.
1. use a bus to Shiratani Unsui Valley (35 min.)


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Taiko Rock

Taiko Rock is the goal of Shiratani Unsui Valley Trekking. It is great view point of Yakushima. Taiko means drum. It was named because it has a sound of drum when you hit it.