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Rinkai, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Good sunset

We go there in summer if we go in spring or Autumn the sun will fall in the hole according to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David L
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Nice view

Nice view but a bit hard to reach. I have to transit in one of the station to reach there from my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
abbey l
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“nice view” (6 reviews)
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Rinkai, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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"nice view"
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"beautiful sunset"
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"shirahama beach"
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"free parking"
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"visit this place"
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"beautiful place"
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"fish"
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"hole"
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"symbol"
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"spot"
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"rock"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go there in summer if we go in spring or Autumn the sun will fall in the hole according to the description in the signage. Easily accessible if you are driving

Thank David L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view but a bit hard to reach. I have to transit in one of the station to reach there from my hotel

Thank abbey l
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Even under gray skies at sunset, this natural arch rock formation is a lovely sight. It makes a nice destination for a walk from the hotel.

Thank Jeffrey D
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This rock formation is the symbol of Shirahama and we spotted it all over Wakayama Prefecture. There are boat trips that sail around it. Otherwise, we enjoyed a picnic at the shore and soaking our feet in the nearby free public foot onsen!

Thank Saranger
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I didn't go during sunset but the morning. It was slippery while walking toward the sea during low tide. You better wear suitable shoes with it.

Thank Casey_An
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

My wife and I visited this place around 4 pm. No entry fee. Easy to reach by road signage or GPS. Some free parking slots provided. It is much romantic and beautiful if visit during sunset. As I need to back hotel to enjoy the...More

Thank German C
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Please check what time the sunsets cause you ;ll want to see the sun slowly dropping exactly into the point in between the rocks. Our guide was super responsible. Need to also exercise caution when taking photograph as the area is near the road and...More

Thank Audreyhw
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A unique 20 minutes watching the sun go down and eventually catching it through the hole in the rocks. Not something that I thought can be done but if you stand in the right direction, some nice photos can be taken.

Thank TravellerfromSIN
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This is a must see!! We reached about 4.45pm & waited for the sun to set. As we self drive, we just park the car at a car park along the road but we later realised that lots of cars just park along the road...More

Thank SoHengHeng
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful place to look at and take photos of anytime during the day. It's not necessary to take a boat out to have a closer look at it,

Thank Melinda G
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