Kuroshima

There’re about 200 people on the Kuro Island, but the cattles there are ten times more than the inhabitants. decuple more. The wide herding scenery will bring you a sense of leisurely. Because of the heart-shaped form, this island is also named as [Heart Island]. The Kuro Sea where turtles will back during the spawning season is the best spot for snorkeling because of the rare, wide and beautiful coral reef of Yaeyama Islands.

About 25 minutes by taking high speed boat from the outlying island passenger terminal of Ishigaki Island.

Population: 222 (till April. 2009)
Area: 10.05 sq.km.
Girth: 12.6 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)