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Haterum Island Starlight Tower

9305-1 Hateruma, Hateruma-jima Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1751, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-85-8112
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Great night session with explanation but telescope is damaged

Great night explanation session offered (incl bus pickup from your lodging) at a cheap... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Endre1234
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Tokyo, Japan
WARNING: THE MAIN TELESCOPE IS BROKEN & CLOSED ON MONDAYS

Key Information: - nighttime entrance fee for stargazing/tour: 400 yen - CLOSED on Mondays... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Bryan I
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Portland, Oregon
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23 May 2017
“Great night session with explanation but telescope is damaged”
23 Aug 2016
“WARNING: THE MAIN TELESCOPE IS BROKEN & CLOSED ON MONDAYS”
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9305-1 Hateruma, Hateruma-jima Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1751, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great night explanation session offered (incl bus pickup from your lodging) at a cheap price. Telescope was damaged in recent storms, so you can only see the stars with your bare eyes. Hope this gets fixed soon (they seem to lack the funds though). Check...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Key Information: - nighttime entrance fee for stargazing/tour: 400 yen - CLOSED on Mondays, but usually open all other nights of the week from around 7pm to 9-10pm (times vary a bit by season). - The main telescope at the top of the tower was...More

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