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Shimoji-jima Reef

You Can See Clearly! Shoal Reefs Of Coral Island

Shimoji-jima is an island made by the raised coral reefs. The sea is so clear that you can see the colorful corals even above the water at the shoal reefs. At low tide, the corals are about to show their faces from the water surface.

Toguchi-no Hama Beach

The White and Smooth Beach on which You can Walk Barefoot and the Clear Water, Like a Paradise

The beautiful beach makes me disbelieve my own eyes. 'Toguchi no Hama' is said to be the most beautiful beach in Irabu Island. So, it's like a paradise with white sand.

Irabu Bridge

The Longest Toll-Free Bridge in Japan on the Ira-Blue Sea

The longest toll-free bridge between Miyako island and Irabu island in Japan opened on January 31, 2015. You can enjoy driving while seeing the ocean called Ira-Blue.

Sawada Coast

The Southernmost Spot Of Beautiful Shores And The Quiet Sunset

One of the 100 beautiful shores in Japan, and scenic spot spreading from Irabu Island to Shimoji Island. Big rocks lying on the sea sloped gently away and the shore change its expressions by the ebb and flow of the tide. I'd like you to visit there when the setting sun is reflected on the quiet water surface like a mirror.

Ao no Dokutsu Cave

A Blue Cave in Irabu Island that is Miraculous Transparency and Leads You to the Fantastic World

There are some blue caves in Japan but one of them in Irabu island is the most transparent. I felt like coming to the fantastic world.

Shimoji Airport 17 End

Like A Road To Heaven. A Beautiful Pier Of Coral Blue

The northern end of an airport for training in Shimoji Island. The beautiful view from here takes our breath away. Once here was famous for the plane touch-and-go, but without that, this wonderful view is worth visiting.

Shimojishima Airport

The Ideal Starry Sky that I Want to See Forevermore

The area near the Shimojijima airport is one of the best starry sky view spots. If you see it once, you will be locked with extreme emotion. With luck, you can see the large Milky Way.

Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse

The Artistic Superb View of the Cape Splitting the Pacific Ocean and the East China Sea

Higashihenazaki cape is at the boundary between the Pacific Ocean and the East China Sea and you can enjoy seeing each landscape. The magnificent ocean view and artistic landscape is one of the best superb view spots.

Sankakuten Irabujima

Irabu Island Has the Blue Superb View Called Ira-Blue

The view spot attracts many people the most in Irablu island. The ocean view called Ira Blue is amazing, and seen only in Irabu island.

Yonaha-maeyama Beach

Yonaha-maehama Beach, The Best Beach In The East

The most beautiful beach in the East under the huge sky without any obstructions. The nice view of the bridge connecting Kurima-jima Island is also attractive. As the sun shines strongly, the beautiful color of the water appears. But in the off-season, you can enjoy beach combing.


Sanctuary Cave with Holy Energy, So You Should Worship before Entering

It is difficult to visit here without guide. Roots of Indian laurel dangle and sunbeams come through the leaves in the sanctuary cave. And you should worship before entering because it is a spiritual place and was also a air‐raid shelter.

Nakanoshima Beach

Beautiful Blue Ocean! Popular Beach As A Fish Spot In Shimoji-jima Island

Nakanoshima Seashore in Shimoji-jima Island is a small bay surrounded with greens. It's a popular diving spot where the lovely tropical fish swim. In best season, you can enjoy snorkel with your children, too.

Tori-ike Pond

Mysterious Blue Of Two Ponds Connected With The Open Sea By The Underground Cave

Tori-ike Pond is said to have been formed by erosion the limestone cave by rain and waves. Both these ponds are connected by the underground tunnel, and this spot is popular among divers. The sea side pond links with the open sea. Its beep color seems to shallow us up and fascinates tourists.

Obi-iwa Rock

Shimoji-jima's Historical Spot, A Huge Guardian Deity Of Rock

A huge stone called 'Obi-iwa' is said to have been carried ashore by big wave. The threat of high waves that may carry the big stone is immeasurable. But now, this place became a spiritual support for big-catch of fish and safety for a sailing.

Sunayama Beach

Fantastic Miyako-Blue Appears Over a Sand Hill

It is one of the most representative beaches in Miyakojima Island. White sands which are comfortable for sole, and the emerald blue of the sea called Miyako-blue. When you come over the sand hill, you will be surprised to seeing this ocean view.

Sabautsuga Well

123 Steep Steps Of Irabu Island's History. A Well & Great View Under The Steps

Under the steep steps, there's a well called 'Sabautsuga' and it's a well of piled stones that had been used for more than 240 years. I want you to look also the artistic walls and heart rocks of Irabu here.


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