The historical natural hot spring was discovered for the first time in this region in the Kamakura period. It is a colorless and transparent
The Miyakejima Hotel is an obvious orange building just five minutes from Sabigahama ferry port. Access to the island is either by plane on a limited number of flights per day to/from Haneda Airport, Tokyo or by ferry which runs everyday leaving Tokyo at 22.30 and arriving Miyakejima at 05.00 the next day. The closest birding site is Tairoike where a crater lake surrounded by forest with a few trails will produce most of the sought after species of this island.