Kohama island

Kohama Island is nearly in the center of Yaeyama Islands, and is well-known by people because it was the shooting sites of NHK Series 「Churasan」. There are far-reaching sugarcane field and pasture on the mild hills, and you may 360 °look around the whole island and take the emerald-green sea and amazing Yaeyama Islands in a glance on the DAYUE top at height of 99 meter. On the East side of the island, there are resort hotels and golf courses, which is the popular site for vacation in Yaeyama Islands.

About 25 minutes by taking high speed boat from the outlying islands

Population: 648 (till April. 2009)
Area: 7.84 sq.km.
Girth: 16.6 km.

  • Kohama island
  • Hateruma island
  • Taketomi island
  • Iriomote island,Yubu Island
  • Hatoma island
  • Aragusuku Island(Panari)
  • Kuroshima

Islands introduction

  • Iriomote island,Yubu Island
  • Taketomi island
  • Hateruma island
  • Kohama island
  • Kuroshima
  • Hatoma island
  • Aragusuku Island(Panari)