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Taketomi Island4.4

Just 10-15 minutes by boat from Ishigaki Island, this tiny islet with traditional houses, tropical flowers and pristine beaches makes a good day trip. The islet is about 9km in circumference, almost flat with no more than 20m at the highest point, and inhabited by some 300 people. Thanks to preservation efforts, the traditional Okinawa scenery is still there - houses roofed with red tiles, coral stone walls, lion-like statues and alleys covered with white pebbles. The beaches are considere...

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You can enjoy a water buffalo cart riding, while hearing the driver's folk song.

You can enjoy a water buffalo cart riding, while hearing the driver's folk song.

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