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Shiono Cape Lighthouse

2877 Shionomisaki, Kushimoto-cho, Higashimuro-gun 649-3502, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 735-62-0514
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Well kept

Immaculate light house and museum on the cliff looking onto the sea at the southernmost piece of... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
HKeater
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Hong Kong
Steep stairs, nice view

Good parking area nearby and short, nice walk to this lighthouse. After 68 steps there is a... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2016
ettelbruck
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Vantaa, Finland
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31 Jul 2016
“Well kept”
12 May 2016
“Steep stairs, nice view”
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2877 Shionomisaki, Kushimoto-cho, Higashimuro-gun 649-3502, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Immaculate light house and museum on the cliff looking onto the sea at the southernmost piece of land on Honshu. Climb the steps and have a good look out with a refreshing sea breeze cooling in the hot sun. Well worth a visit if just...More

1  Thank HKeater
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Good parking area nearby and short, nice walk to this lighthouse. After 68 steps there is a surprise, 13 very narrow and steep steps more. But view is really rewarding - and entrance costs only 200¥.

2  Thank ettelbruck
Reviewed 26 June 2015

The most south point of main island Japan. Rent a electronic bike from tourisit information station and went there. Quiet place. Quite some motocycle there who might making a whole circle around Japan.

Thank cutejelly
Reviewed 21 October 2014

There is a lighthouse on the way to Shionomisaki shrine. It was built 120 years ago for safety of ships. There is a wonderful view of Shionomisaki cape and you really get the impression that the earth is round.

2  Thank GAN L
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