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SUP or Canoe to Iriomote's Kura Falls + Sightseeing at Yubu Island(385283)

6 hours
SUP or Canoe to Iriomote's Kura Falls + Sightseeing at Yubu Island

This plan includes the best, most popular activities - SUP or canoe at 2 spots created by the great nature of Iriomote Island and go sightseeing on the subtropical Yubu Island!

Take beautiful photos at Kura Falls, a waterfall whose name means to bring luck!

Choose between SUP and canoeing in the mangroves

Take your pick of either SUP (stand up paddleboarding), a new activity that has been gaining attention worldwide recently or canoeing, which is a classic must-do activity in Okinawa. 

Yubu Island Sightseeing

Yubu Island is located about 15 minutes away from Iriomote Island by water buffalo cart ride. Here you can see subtropical plants and animals! 

We warmly welcome beginners. Our guides will support you!


Departure Time:9:30 am
Meeting Time:at least 10 min. before departure
Required Time:about 6 hours
Minimum no. of participants:1 person

**Hotel pick-up available (Uehara district only). Please indicate your hotel name when you make a reservation. The shop will call or email you the day before the tour to inform you of the meeting time.

Cancellation Policy:

If cancelled 2 days before departure, 50% cancellation fee will be charged.

If cancelled the day before departure, 100% cancellation fee will be charged.

Supplier: Iriomotejima Adventure PiPi


Participation fee, SUP or canoeing equipment rental, safety equipment rental, insurance fee, specialty shoe rental, consumption tax



Please note

・The meeting and end times may change depending on the season and conditions on the day of the activity. The shop will contact participants the day before the tour to notify the meeting time and place. If you are not contacted by the evening of the day before the tour, please call the shop directly. Shop telephone number: 050-5434-0569

・The tour will be held even in rainy weather. However, if deemed unsafe due to weather and sea conditions, etc., the tour may be cancelled.

・Please arrive at the meeting place wearing the clothes you do not mind getting wet.

・Please use the restroom ahead of time, as there are no restrooms available near where the activity will be done.

・Please do not consume alcohol before the tour. 

・Please contact the shop ahead of time if you will be late.


Clothing you don't mind getting wet (Please arrive in the clothing you don't mind getting wet.)



Experience type

Day tour / Activity

Advance booking

Cancel : 1 day


6 hours

Please check in advance

Minimum age: 3

Meeting Time & Place

Meeting Place:

Uehara Port

Address: 553-1 Uehara, Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun, Okinawa, 907-1541

**If you would like pick-up service from your hotel (Uehara district only), please inform us when you make a reservation.

Departure Time:

  • 9:30 am

**Meeting Time: Please be at the meeting place at least 10 min. before departure.

**Please change into the clothing you do not mind getting wet before arriving to the meeting place.

**The shop staff will be waiting at Uehara Port with a sign.

Start of Morning Activity

・9:45 am

Arrive at the activity starting point! Get ready and receive paddling instructions.

・10:00 am

Paddle through the mangroves on a SUP or canoe!

Head for the "Lucky Waterfall" (Kura Falls)!

・11:30 am

End of the morning activity

Lunch & Start of Afternoon Activity

・12:00 pm

Please have lunch on your own.

Feel free to ask the guide for recommendations!

・2:00 pm

Take a water buffalo cart ride to Yubu Island!

As the water buffalo cart sways back and forth, listen to folk songs sung by a local elder on the ride to Yubu Island. 

・3:00 pm

  Free time to explore Yubu Island!

End of Tour

・4:00 pm

After sightseeing on Yubu Island, take a water buffalo cart back to Iriomote Island.

After returning to Iriomote, the shop staff will drop-off you off at Uehara Port and the tour will end.

Thank you for participating!

You may also request to be dropped off at another place in Uehara district. (Uehara district only)

Note: pick-up will start 5 minutes before departure.
Pick-up service is available at the following places.
  • 上原港 / Uehara Port
  • ホテル (上原地区限定) / Hotel (Uehara District only)


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