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Cape Zanpa

9201 Zamami, Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun 904-0328, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-982-9216
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Nice

It was a nice place to visit. A nice park also for the kids and adults to play. Might be busy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David T
via mobile
Pretty spot with a view

A nice place on the rugged coast of central Okinawa with a lighthouse that is well worth the climb... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Hamburgguy47
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Hamburg, Germany
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“the cliff” (6 reviews)
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9201 Zamami, Yomitan-son, Nakagami-gun 904-0328, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 98-982-9216
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice place to visit. A nice park also for the kids and adults to play. Might be busy since it is free to play.

Thank David T
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A nice place on the rugged coast of central Okinawa with a lighthouse that is well worth the climb up its narrow spiral staircase - great views from the top.

Thank Hamburgguy47
Reviewed 8 October 2017

東シナ海からの強い西風が吹き付ける、荒々しい雰囲気の岬です。帽子などの身に着けているものは吹き飛ばされる可能性がありますので注意が必要です。穏やかさはほとんど無いもののすっきりした空気が西から運ばれているため、とても気持ちよく周囲を散策出来ます。公園内は丘になっており、起伏はあまりないものの道は狭くゴツゴツしているため、歩きやすい靴で散策した方がよさそうです。 やはり何といっても残波岬からの夕日は格別。遮るものがありませんから、岬の岩場に座ってゆっくり水平線に沈む夕日を眺めるのも、とてもいい思い出になるかもしれません。 Strong westerly wind from the East China Sea is always blowing to this cape. You should be careful not to blow off what you are wearing, such as hat. Because strong wind always blows, you may feel fresh air. The cape park is...More

Thank Cyber0515
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Although we’re not allowed to enter the immediate vicinity of the lighthouse itself when we visited, the surrounding cliffs offer a spectacular view of the sea. Watch the waves closely, for I spotted a sea turtle cruising on the waves in all its glory here....More

Thank xlne
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful perch to view the ocean. You can stop by the area in under an hour. The cliffs are beautiful, but sharp. Take care and caution climbing on the rocks. There are walking trails, restrooms and a picnic area.

Thank mrockphoto
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A great place to get views of the Okinawa's western coast line. It costs 200 yen to go up to the viewing platform of the lighthouse and go into the museum. There are also statues and some information about the area. It is hard to...More

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Arrived at sunset to walk around with our dog. Beautiful view of the lighthouse and the cliff line. There were other people taking pictures of the sunset and fishing from the rocks. The rocks are fun to climb around on (but can be sharp so...More

Thank foxegurl266
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

It should be a nice view if it wasn't raining. But it was a refreshing experience and you got a 270 degree sea view. Be prepared for strong wind

Thank beatricejhlee
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We went there on a sunny day, though it was so hot, we enjoy our visit. The view to the ocean is magnificent. You can take very good picture there. Worth to visit during your stay at Okinawa.

Thank cassypo
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I visited there for watching the sunset. However, the weather that day was not too good. But it is still good to walk around the cape and looking at the natural view. Also, the light tower worth to visit. It is a nice place for...More

Thank Chow M
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