Kirishima -Yaku National Park
Kirishima -Yaku, Japan
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Kirishima-Yaku National Park (霧島屋久国立公園, Kirishimayaku Kokuritsu Kōen?) is a national park on the Kyūshū Island, Japan. It is composed of two parts; Kirishima and Yakushima.
Kirishima (霧島?) is an area in both Kagoshima Prefecture and Miyazaki Prefecture. It is known for its active volcanoes, volcanic lakes, and onsen.
Yakushima (屋久島?) is an island south of Kyushu in Kagoshima Prefecture. It is known for its Cryptomeria, which on the island are referred to as yakusugi (屋久杉?).
Kirishima was used as a filming location for the 1967 James Bond movie, You Only Live Twice.
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