Yoron is the southernmost of Amami Islands.
This island was also formed on the elevated coral reefs.
The island is surrounded by barrier coral reefs and along the coast line, there spread out vivid emerald green sea.
The remained site of an old castle and Shimaguchi (Amami dialect), Shimauta (traditional Amami folk music) will remind you of the trace of the period of Ryukyu dynasty.
The traditional "Yoron Jyugoya Odori" take places on 15th of March, August, October(on the lunar calendar),and is designated as an important intangible culture property of the nation.

Hotels on the Amami Islands: you can make your choice according to your own travel style.

We show you resort hotels, budget hotels, and Minsyuku (private home, providing lodging and meals). Why don't you enjoy Amami to your heart's content? You will find yourself refreshed.

Gift of "Food" from the vibrant islands.

The Amami Islands are small archipelago located south of Kyusyu, Japan. Fresh ingredients are harvested in the Amami islands. Why don't you enjoy those unforgettably tasty local dishes?

Experience the subtropical nature, culture and history of each island.

We show you the picturesque places, tourist facilities and cultural heritages where you can go back to the old life of this island. Why don't you enjoy the sceneries of small village, which would bring you back to your old native town? The atmosphere of those spots will make you relax and healed.

Local products cultivated in the subtropical sunlight.

The Amami Islands are small archipelago located south of Kyusyu, Japan. We show you the special products made from brown sugar of Amami, traditional local crafts,Oshima-Tsumugi (hand spun silk fabric), kokuto shochu (spirits made from brown sugar),which is produced only in the Amami Islands, and other unusual choices.