Tsushima (対馬) is in Nagasaki (prefecture).


Tsushima is an island off Kyushu in the middle of the Korean Straight between Japan and South Korea. Although a popular destination for Korean day trippers, it is still relatively unknown to western travelers. There are two main towns on the island:   Hitakatsu in the north and   Izuhara in the south.

Get in

By boat

There are ferry connections from Fukuoka, Japan and Busan, South Korea.

By air

  Tsushima Airport (IATA: TSJ) has flights from Fukuoka and Nagasaki in Japan.


Harbor in Tsushima
Kane Ishi Jo Castle, Izuhara

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