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Kitayama Cape

Kitayama, Tanohata-mura, Shimohei-gun 028-8402, Iwate Prefecture
+81 194-33-3248
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Breathtaking beautiful views of the Sanriku coast

Though a little hard to get to, well worth the effort. Check the weather forecast because... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2016
Koichi S
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Urbana, Illinois
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Kitayamazaki Observatory: beautiful rugged cliffs and promontories!

The scenic outlook is part of the new Sanriku National Park. It affords wonderful, noteworthy... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2015
Andrew1234
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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Jul 22, 2016
“Breathtaking beautiful views of the Sanriku coast”
Sep 13, 2015
“Kitayamazaki Observatory: beautiful rugged cliffs and promontories!”
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Kitayama, Tanohata-mura, Shimohei-gun 028-8402, Iwate Prefecture
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Though a little hard to get to, well worth the effort. Check the weather forecast because visibility is important. If cloudy or hazy, the view may be limited. We purchased an all-day train pass (3700 yen) for the Sanriku-Tetsudo line at Miyako. The tourist information...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

The scenic outlook is part of the new Sanriku National Park. It affords wonderful, noteworthy views of the rugged coastline of north-central Iwate Prefecture. Located near Tanohata Village, the observatory provides free parking and free, well-maintained access to three distinct vantage points along the coastline....More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

One of the most beautiful coast line in Japan. The place is kind of remote and hard to get. To riving through mountains and forests for hours, you are required to have some patience. There is nothing entertaining around the cape, so be watchful for...More

Thank ayusuke
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