Silversea Luxury Cruises A Tsushima

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Tsushima is the largest island in Nagasaki prefecture and located in the Genkai Sea about 132 km north of Fukuoka prefecture and 49 km from Busan, South Korea. Due to its geographical features, Tsushima has played an important role in corresponding with the Asian continent since ancient times and you may find the mixture of Japanese and Korean culture during your stay. View more

Variety of important cultures such as Buddhism, Kanji character or metal tools came into Japan via Tsushima and it functioned as “the umbilical cord” for the birth of Japan. As it has not been a battlefield from the 15th century until now, there are many historic and ethnic documents found on this island. As for geological features, most are sedimentary rocks and its surface is thin. The rough scenery where the rugged rocks sink into the sea can be seen in many places. Mountain forests cover 89 percent of the island, and there is much flora and fauna native to Tsushima. Believe it or not, there are no common species such as monkeys, rabbits squirrels found on this island!

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