West Pier

West Pier is one of the best places to travel in Yaeyama-gun, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of West Pier posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]


The Setting Sun Seen From West Pier In Taketomi Island

The nearest island from Ishigaki is Taketomi. Located in the west side of the island, West Pier (Nishi Sambashi) is a popular spot to see the beautiful sunset! Only people who stay in the island can see this ever-changing scenery.
To go to Taketomi Island to Ishigaki Port (Terminal for isolated islands), use An'ei Kanko's reguler express ferry /10~15min /round-trip 1150yen



Taketomi Taketomi-cho, yaeyama-gun, okinawa



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