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Rinkai, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Worth to take a walk

My wife and I visited this place around 4 pm. No entry fee. Easy to reach by road signage or GPS... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
German C
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Hong Kong, China
Beautiful sunset, but check timing of sunset

Please check what time the sunsets cause you ;ll want to see the sun slowly dropping exactly into... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
Audreyhw
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Singapore, Singapore
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“the sun set” (4 reviews)
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Rinkai, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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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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Reviewed 12 June 2017

An almost perfectly round hole makes for an interesting full-moon look alike. It is on the way from Ezura beach to Shirahama Beach. A nice walk.

Thank DYA717
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

A little underwhelmed by this attraction. Strictly speaking it is just a natural structure in which at opportune locations the sun can be seen shining through the hole in the island and photographs beautifully. Otherwise, it is just an island. Sufficient parking spaces were located...More

Thank haroldgoh
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

It is a very good spot for photo taking, especially when you are on the jetty. You can also fish there - same as what locals do.

Thank andrewyw_wong
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

It really needs luck to visit this place. I visited there for 2 days and the first day was blocked by cloud and second day was better, but still blocked by cloud. Even the sun is not really in the middle of the hole, but...More

Thank Forrest03
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

We've spent so much time to visit the temples in wakayama, so we missed the magic 5 moment. what a shame! When we arrived there, it was already 6:30, everywhere was dark. Stars were so bright to been seen. We took few photos and then...More

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