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Yukishio Museum (Yukishio Factory)

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Address: 191 Karimata, Hirara, Miyakojima 906-0002, Okinawa Prefecture
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With cruise ships calling miyakojima, the museum had gotten busy. Beside snow salt, you will find sweets made from snow salt. Not necessary to stay for long but you can cause... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
laodi
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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

With cruise ships calling miyakojima, the museum had gotten busy. Beside snow salt, you will find sweets made from snow salt. Not necessary to stay for long but you can cause heavy bleeding to your bank account if you are not careful. Buying the snow salt here o avoid paying the 8% tax.

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Kobe, Japan
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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Nothing to visit there but nice omiyage shop to bring back tasty stuff for friends, family of co-workers. You find their stuff all over Miyakojima but here the full range of available. The factory could not be visited and the manufacturing process explanation was limited as best. Maybe they do organize some visits but not when we went there. No... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

The lovely factory/museum helps you learn about the special salt made in Miyako Island. Yuki shio is the fine powder salt which look like icing sugar! The shop sells variety of products using their salt. My favourites are Yukishio fuwawa, meringue cookies with lots of different flavours and Yukishio chinsuko, a kind of shortbread biscuits. The MUST is soft served... More 

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