SHOPS in YAKUSHIMA


Although shops on Yakushima are rather basic, all the necessities can be found in one of the stores. Here's the shopping delights.

MIYANOURA

Large supermarkets


LIFE CENTER YAKUDEN  ライフセンターヤクデン


Close to the port, across the road from the Yakushima Environmental and Cultural Center. It has a little bit of everything from electronics to clothes to vegetables.






WAI WAI LAND  わいわいらんど


Opposite the hospital on the main road south out of Miyanoura. Mostly food but has a hardware section. Good for buying pre-cooked lunch.






A CO-OP  A コープ


On the turn off to Shiratani Unsuikyo, this chain supermarket is a great place to pick up pre-cooked food, snacks and drinks.







Large Souvenir/rental stores  


FURUSATO-ICHIBA  ふるさと市場


Close to Miyanoura port, this large souvenir store also rents bicycles and has a restaurant.








YAKUSHIMA KANKO CENTER  屋久島観光センター


This center is not only a souvenir shop but has equipment rentals, luggage storage, Ocean view campsite booking, bicycle rentals and lots more.






KOSEDA



DRUGSTORE MORI  ドラッグストアモリ


A large drugstore which sells a wide variety of things. Close to the airport.







DRUG ELEVEN  ドラッグイレブン


Drug Eleven is a mainland chain store near the airport and is a large and well-stocked drugstore. It also has a very useful 100 yen shop within it.






SOME'S  サムズ


A hardware store which also sells everything else. A very useful store..








ANBO


A CO-OP  A コープ


Very close to Anbo port, this chain supermarket is a great place to pick up pre-cooked food, snacks and drinks.







ONOAIDA


A CO-OP  A コープ


The same chain supermarket can be found in Onoaida near the petrol station and is a great place to pick up food and drink.






KURIO


S MART  Sマート


This is the only convenience store in the south of the island and is right in the center of Kurio village.







For more information about Yakushima - check out the one and only Yakushima: A Yakumonkey Guide