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Yagaji Island

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Address: Nago 905-0000, Okinawa Prefecture

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Picnic on the island with kids

Really beautiful, easily accessible by car, but the access to the island is not easy to find: must go to the far end of the parking, close to the bridge, in order to find a hidden... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 December 2016
Bruno B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful, easily accessible by car, but the access to the island is not easy to find: must go to the far end of the parking, close to the bridge, in order to find a hidden concrete stair going down to the beach. The bridge and city buildings are never very far wherever you go on the small island. But... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Totally worth a drive-around. A few places to stop and wonder about, and take photos of rock formations along the coast. Great views from the bridge to Kouri Island as well...

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2012

Off the beaten path, Yagaji-shima is an island easily accessible by car. It is a quiet place with a few small beaches and plenty on heavily forested places to explore if you are into hiking. One place of interest is the tomb called Oranda Baka, a place where two Frenchmen were buried in 1846.. Sturdy walking shoes are advised when... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2011

There is no place like home...Yagaji island is one of the prettiest places on earth not mentioning the hospitality you will receive from the locals. You will want to visit this little island and enjoy the simple things which life has to offer. This place makes you wonder and question your being....enjoy the visit!!

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