Payment & Cancellation

Tour rates for each Go Yakushima tour can be found on the respective tour page.  The Go Yakushima tour rates are calculated per person.  If your booking is for a large group then please contact us to receive a quotation.

How to Pay

Go Yakushima tour payments are to be made in cash-only on the day of the tour.  Transfers are accepted from within Japan.  We do not accept International Bank transfers unless the booking is for a large group and the guest is liable for all bank charges (including Japanese bank charges).  

Discounts are given for the following:

  • Children under the age of 2 are free.
  • Large group bookings.

Items included in the Tour Fee

  • Transportation from/ to hotel/ airport or port (please note that guests staying in a hotel far from the destination of the tour may be liable to an additional charge)
  • Lunch Bento 

Items NOT included in the Guide Rate

  • Entry fee into the National Parks (500 yen per adult). 
  • Equipment Rental (we can reserve equipment rental for you.  Please tell us at least 1 week before your tour.  Please tell us your sizes).
  • Arakawa Mountain Entry bus fare (2,000 yen per person).
  • Yakushima Environment Maintenance Donation (1,000 yen per person for day-return or 2,000 yen per person for overnight).
  • Hirauchi Seaside Onsen entry fee (200 yen per person)
  • Insurance
  • Any necessary taxi fares.


Go Yakushima Tour Booking Form



Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge will be wavered only if adverse weather prevents the guest from arriving to Yakushima or adverse weather forces us to cancel the tour.  Under all other circumstances if a guest cancels a tour then cancellation charges apply.

Cancellation Charges


 7 days in advance Free
 64 days in advance 30
 3 – 2 days in advance 50
 1 day or on the day 100