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Mt. Iegusuku

Higashieue, Ie-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0501, Okinawa Prefecture
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Go seek Gusuku!

It is a short hike with spectacular views! Take some bug spray. You can walk to the trail head... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Ruslman L
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Really amazing activity on Iejima

This is a must-do activity on Iejima. The hike is pretty strenuous (there are about a million... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Mary B
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Mountain View, California
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  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
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“steep stairs” (2 reviews)
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Higashieue, Ie-son, Kunigami-gun 905-0501, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

It is a short hike with spectacular views! Take some bug spray. You can walk to the trail head from the Ferry port, but I would recommend taking a taxi, or renting a car or bike. There are steps to the top of Mount Gusuku...More

Thank Ruslman L
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is a must-do activity on Iejima. The hike is pretty strenuous (there are about a million stairs), but the view of the entire island is totally worth it!! Depending on how fast you can climb stairs, you can do this in less than a...More

Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I was a little worried to do this hike based on some of the reviews but it wasn't bad at all! And I'm not even "in shape" the views are fantastic. We ended up walking there from the YYY hotel because we couldn't figure out...More

Thank FreeznRN
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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the best views in all of Okinawa. Highly recommend the trek up the steep stairs that seem to get smaller as you go. Worth the walk to the top.

Thank Jason A
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

A must to do, especially for sunsets and sunrises. Best to take a taxi/shuttle here - bikes can be quite hard to navigate up to the base of the mountain.

Thank Divemasterking
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

We loved the walk up the 300 stairs to see a 360 degree view of the island. It was worth the walk. Apparently on Mew Years morning, everyone climbs early so they can see the sun come over the horizon the first day of the...More

Thank Ruggerlynn
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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Climbed the mountain and its 300 steep stairs with a two year old on my back the whole way up and down. View is outstanding but would not recommend taking little ones up there who can't make it all the way up in their own....More

Thank geoff180352
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Reviewed 19 February 2012

The steps are steep, but the climb up is very scenic... The view of the entire island and Motobu is amazing

2  Thank richdjing
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