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Nice view, strong wind

Visited Kurima island with friends and saw the observatory so we made a stop. It was the highest... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
_U7322FZ
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Pretty views and WINDY!!

We didn't do much here except climb the staircase and check out the beautiful views. It is... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
VaAlleyCat
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12 Oct 2017
“Nice view, strong wind”
24 Jul 2017
“Fantastic view from the tower”
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Kurima island with friends and saw the observatory so we made a stop. It was the highest point on Kurima facing Miyakojima island, you can also see Irabu if the weather is not too bad. The color of the sea was illusive.

Thank _U7322FZ
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This observatory offers a stunning view of the ocean and the main island of Miyakojima. It is definitely worth going to take a look

Thank Leon C
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Even though it was windy and overcast outside the view was really nice. Could see a lot of coastline and the water was still clear blue. Good place for pictures.

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Reviewed 16 December 2016

We didn't do much here except climb the staircase and check out the beautiful views. It is incredibly WINDY here...not sure if that was the norm or if it was an unusual day.

Thank VaAlleyCat
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

One of the nicest views on the islands and we'll worth a visit We stayed and soaked up the views for more than an hour. Highly recommended

Thank tlyons1951
Reviewed 9 November 2016

You climb up several flights of steps to get a good view of Yonaha Maehama beach ( didn't realize at the time quite how long the beach was), the Kurima bridge and the water, as well as the Irabu bridge to the north. If you're...More

1  Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This rustic view tower offers an grand view of yohana qbeach. The facility is bare but has all the essentials for a quick visit. Public rest room is clean and dragon park the gift shop on premise has cold drinks, fresh fruits and souvenir available....More

Thank p4knyc
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The view is certainly nice from up there but not much else to do or see. The main attraction of Kurima island is the beach on the west side and coupled with lunch at PaniPani, it makes for a very nice day !

Thank Utantan
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