Yonehara Palm Tree Groves, Ishigaki Island Okinawa Japan

Yonehara Palm Tree Groves, Ishigaki Island Okinawa Japan

With many walking trails leading through this palm forest it’s the perfect place to go for a stroll and a real tropical island feeling. The Yonehara Palm Tree Groves features several dozen different palm tree varieties from many different places in the world.

The highlight of a visit to the Yonehara Palm Tree Groves however is a chance to see the unusually tall, native Yaeyama Palm, a species of tree with a unique Japanese National Natural Monument designation. Measuring from 10-15 meters (35-50 feet) in height, and some over 200 years old these trees can only be found small areas of Ishigaki Island and Iriomote Island.

From Ishigaki Airport: Approx. 35 min. by car
Parking: Available for 15 cars
Admission: Free
Address: Yonehara, Ishigaki City, Okinawa 907-0024
Phone: 0980-82-3166
 

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