208 tiny islands are clustered together in this National Park. The sparkling ocean here contains treasures such as pearls and oysters. The evening view from Ishidake appeared in the movie “The Last Samurai” as an emblem of Japanese coastal beauty. There are also Tenkaiho Observatory Tower and Yumiharidake Observatory Tower where many cameramen gathering for the supurb view spot.
At the Kujukushima Pearl Sea Resort, the focal point of the Ninety-Nine Islands adventure, you can take excursion boats(Pearl Queen and Mirai), rent a kayak, or visit the aquarium Umikirara to get a closer look at the amazing sea creatures populating the waters around the islands.
Approximately 25 minutes by bus for Pearl Sea Resort/99islands-Kujukushima- Aquarium from Sasebo Station. The bus stop is No.6.