Sarushima park guide in Japanese with English translation

 City of Yokosuka has started a guide training 2010 and set-up Sarushima (Monkey) Island Park guides Association in December to host people of Yokosuka and outside the city widely to promote Sarushima (Monkey) Island Park as a place for eco-tourism.

 

   According to a policy of the Yokosuka city eco-tourism, we perform by the request of tours , from students group to family unit and all visitors through the year..

 

contact mail address: sarushimaguide@gmail.com

All guide requests only by Email.

 

Guide fee: 500 yen Minimum 4 persons. (Children under 12 is free)

Duration: Within 2 hours

Suggested visiting points: Main 8 to 10 points

 

Island information. No restaurants. Only small shop

Flush toilets are available at rest house at wharf

Boat information. 10 minutes ride

 

From:Mikasa port Departure

From:Sarushima-island Departure

8:30

8:45

9:30

9:45

10:30

10:45

11:30

11:45

12:30

12:45

13:30

13:45

14:30

14:45

15:30

15:45

16:30

17:00

 

Boat fee Adult 1,200 Yen Under 12 years 600Yen Before school free

Boat fee 10% discount guide tour participants

 

What is Sarushima (Monkey island, Perry island)

 Monkey Island is a fortress island in Tokyo Bay, civilian access were not allowed from 1881 to 1945 by old Japan army.

 

[Location]: Yokosuka coast approximately 1.7 km

            (about 10 minutes by boat)

 

[area] : 55,500 square meters

         (approximately four times that of

          baseball park stadium Yokohama)

 

[East and West] : approximately 200 m  

 

[North-South] : approx. 450 m

 

[Surrounding] : 1.6 km

 

[Height above sea leve] : 40m

猿島航路の運航状況等