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Address: Kisami, Shimoda 415-0028, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Long Sandy Beach

Very Good Japan sandy Beach. Good surf sport in August. Clear sea water and good wawes for surfing and bodyboard. Easy to find out from Shimoda. The Beach is very well conect by... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Alberto B
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57 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Very Good Japan sandy Beach. Good surf sport in August. Clear sea water and good wawes for surfing and bodyboard. Easy to find out from Shimoda. The Beach is very well conect by local buses services.

1 Thank Alberto B
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346 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were here in August so the beach was very busy with Japanese holiday makers. However, the beach is big enough for you to find a spot. The beach is clean and the water is very clear. A great place for surfing or body boarding.

1 Thank Russ1470
Bethesda, Maryland
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68 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I can't compare to other Shimoda beaches, but we were quite happy. Water was clear, the place was scenic, the beach goes out gradually so that if waves had been a little higher body surfing would have been very satisfactory, and there are showers for cleaning up afterwards. Some members of our group preferred to eat lunch, and bought noodles... More 

Thank leifneve
Paris, France
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This beach is really nice and clean. The water is clear and with a beautiful blue color. We were almost the only gaijin there and we felt very good. As always in Japan the people were nice and polite with each other. Funny fact (for us European) : at a moment everybody stood up and people began to CLEAN the... More 

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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed in ryokan and took advantage of the open air baths while my 15 year old son went on a shore dive - great day on a beautiful stretch of beach

Thank KeepKauaiBeautiful
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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71 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very nice beach and not overcrowded (we were there a Saturday in June) not overdeveloped, so bring your own beach gear including shade. very good way of spending a day at the beach.

1 Thank Audun007
Toronto, Canada
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78 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We visited Shimoda as a day trip from Ito, although you can get here from Tokyo on a limited express train. When we arrived in Shimoda, we asked the opinion of the people in the information booth on the best beaches. This beach is a little less busy than the more popular ones but was absolutely great. The ocean is... More 

1 Thank Anthony N
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75 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

We come here so my husband can surf...I generally hide under an umbrella. Nice beach, and off season..really relaxing. We usually come in May-June or Oct-Nov. In summer, lots of people are here and the beach is packed with families. If you can come off season, the water won't be warm, but it is pretty. Great for photos..and relaxing. Small... More 

2 Thank readytogoJapan
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2014

shimoda's major beaches are busy but this one is a hidden gem. try the sunset.

1 Thank Re&Jo_P
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Beautiful. Excellent for surfing especially. In early November, there were 20 to 30 surfers most of the time, but no swimmers.

1 Thank SParr

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