Best Shimoda Travel Gide In Shizuoka Prefecture

Things to do in Shimoda City located at the tip of Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture. Shizuoka faces to the Pacific Ocean and you can see many photogenic places such as Ryugukutsu Cave and Shirahama Shrine. We selected best guides from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Shimoda.

5 Best Shimoda Travel Gide In Shizuoka Prefecture

Shirahama Ohama Coast

Proud White Beach, Clear Water And Emerald Green Sea In Izu

Going southward on Izu Peninsula, the sceneries change one after another. Then almost the southernmost of the peninsula is Shirahama (white beach in Japanese). Literally the sand is white and create a beautiful scene with the blue sea. In summer, the beach is crowded with people swimming in the sea and surfers.


A Cave Like In An Another Space With A Skylight Created By The Nature

Go down the dark stairs, you can get to the mysterious space with the roof wide-open. Seen from its top, it looks heart-shaped and surfs come into the cave from the rock hole. Through the hole, you can see the horizon and the beautiful scenery spreads like a picture.

Shirahama Shrine

Prayer For Marriage At The Oldest Shrine Facing to The Beautiful Beach Of White Sands

Torii gate on the big stone behind the shrine. Anyone must be surprised at this scenery. From the top of the stone, you can look over the seven islands in Izu that float on the sea. The blue sea, rolling white surfs, and a red torii gate make a beautiful contrast.

Tsumekisaki Park

The Sea, Aloe, And Narcissus. The New Year's Narcissus Festival Wrapped In Sweet Scents

With a beautiful Cobalt Blue Sea in Izushimoda, Suzaki Peninsula's Tsumekisaki Garden is a gregarious spot of as many as 3 million wild narcissuses. Enjoy the New Year's walk on the sea side wrapped in sweet scent. Narcissus Festival is held till the beginning of February.

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