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Yuhigaura Beach
Nature
5 minute walk from Shihoukaku

Yuhigaura beach is a wonderful spot to see beautiful sunsets. The swimming area on Yuhigaura beach is a very beautiful blue because it is wide and shallow.

Hamazume Beach
Nature
10 minute walk from Shihoukaku

There is a handmade wooden beach swing ‘Yurari’ on Hamazume which is a very popular photo spot. It takes about 10 minutes on foot, so please take a visit while enjoying a walk on a sunny day. The contrast of the white beach, blue sea and blue sky is very beautiful.

Kotobiki-hama Beach
Nature
25 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Kotobiki-hama is in Amino-cho, Kyotango-shi facing the Japan sea, in the northern part of Kyoto. It is about 1.8 km long and is famous for ‘Naki-suna (Singing sand)’. Enjoy the peace and tranquility on the beach with white sand and blue pine which is located in the western part of the Tango peninsula.

Cape Kyoga-misaki
Nature
50 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Cape Kyoga-misaki is located in the tip of the Tango peninsula, the northernmost point of Kinki region. It is a little-known scenic spot which has been selected as ‘one of the top hundred in Kyoto’ for tourists, couples and photographers.

Kabutoyama Observatory
Nature
15 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

You can see very beautiful scenery from Kabutoyama Observatory which is in Kumihama-cho, Kyotango-shi, Kyoto. The scenery which shows the cultivation of oysters, a specialty of Kumihama, lining up on the water surface, is a winter feature of Kumihama Bay.

Hanago OKADA
Theme Park
5 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Hokki Farm of Kaikatei group manages ‘Hanago OKADA’. It is more than 5 times as wide as the ground of Koshien Stadium! It is a spacious flower park in Amino-cho, Kyotango-shi, where you can enjoy the beautiful open-scenery. (From the middle of April)

Kinosaki Marine World
Theme Park
50 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Kinosaki Marine World is in Kinosaki. It is an aquarium where you can not only see cute dolphins and a sea lion show, but also experience playing on rocky shores, interacting with dolphins and much more. You can eat Tempura made from the Japanese horse mackerel that you catch right there in the fishing pond.

Explore around Amanohashidate
Sightseeing
50 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Amanohashidate, one of the three most scenic spots of Japan, is a very famous sightseeing spot all over the country where many tourists visit through the year. There is a hot spring in the station yard and this area is becoming more popular as a sightseeing spot.

Explore Izushi
Sightseeing
50 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

Izushi is located in the northern part of Hyogo prefecture and it is famous for soba served on a plate. It is a castle town which has a rich history such as the castle ruin, a samurai row-house and chief retainer’s residence to name a few. This is a popular sightseeing spot for tourists as you can explore, get in touch with the history and eat delicious soba served on a plate.

The Ine no Funaya Houses
Sightseeing
80 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

The Ine no Funaya Houses are very famous sightseeing spots all over the country. These are built on the shore across the road from the main houses. There is a boat lift yard, storage and working space on the 1st floor and it is used for various purposes, such as preparation to go fishing, maintaining fishing gear, drying fish, storing agricultural products etc.

Kani-ichiban Kitsu branch
Others
3 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

The Kitsu branch of Kani-ichiban is a short drive away from Kaikatei. It has a wide variety of souvenirs available, such as seafood, including Matsuba-crab, dried fish and original delicacies to name a few. Please stop by when you are on a trip.

Kani-ichiban Kumihama branch
Others
20 minutes by car from Shihoukaku

The Kumihama branch of Kani-ichiban is a short drive away from Toyooka-shi, in the northern part of Hyogo prefecture. It has a wide variety of souvenirs available, such as seafood, including Matsuba-crab, dried fish, and original delicacies etc.
Please stop by when you are on a trip.