Ikenosawa, Minamidaito-son, Shimajiri-gun 901-3806 Okinawa Prefecture.
On the Minamidaito Island.
All year after appointment one day in advance.
|Classification:||Karst cave Old- and New Daitô limestones.|
|Light:||Incandescent Electric Light System|
Naruhiko Kashima (1993):
Fracture of speleothems in Hoshino-no-ana cave, Minami - Daitô Island, Okinawa prefecture, southwest Japan
Journal of the Speleological Society of Japan, vol. 18, dec. 1993: 33-41 (6 fig.)
(; english summary).
Hoshino-dō, 64 Kita, Minamidaito, Shimajiri District, Okinawa 901-3801, Tel: +81-9802-2-2037.
Reservations: Minamidaito Village Tourism Association, Tel: +81-9802-2-2815.
Minamidaito Village Hall, 144-1 Minamidaito, Minamidaito-mura, Shimajiri-gun, Okinawa 901-3895, Tel: +81-9802-2-2037. E-mail:
|As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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|1993||developed as a show cave by the Furusato Creation Fund.|
|JAN-1994||opened to the public.|
星野洞 (Hoshino-no ana) developed in Old- and New Daitô limestones of Pliocene and Holocene age.