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11 May 2018
“romantic little island”
4 weeks ago
“Only people on the island.”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Fukuyama 720-0202, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To be fair it’s in the middle of winter. Ice cream shop and everything on the island is closed but I love it here anyway. A must come during the summer and warmer months.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MattTheChilliKing
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful small island in Tomonoura. If you come to Fukuyama city, it is highly recommended to extend your trip to come here (30min by bus from Fukuyama station). From the ferry station, it takes only 5 min to come to this island....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HiroH_13
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This little island is connected to Tomonoura by a ferry (5 minutes shore to shore). There's a hotel and restaurants so is possible to stay the night but even for a short break of a couple of hours is well worth a visit because of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank moken1
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Great for exploring and the boat ride was fun. Has a few walking tracks to choose from. We picked a short walk to look at the "5-coloured rocks", it was very pleasant and calming for minds. We noticed some tourists booked to spend a night...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank N K C
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little island with two hotels, a few vending machines, and several baths. We took a hike in the morning to see the colored rocks, and tried to see the sea-fireflies, but because it was raining, no luck. I would bring snacks, because the food...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I just visited there for an hour to have a look. But if you are hikers or into hiking, it's good tracking trail along the ocean. There are some hills ( we could say they're mountains). If it's summer, you can enjoy kayaking, canoeing, snorkelling...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Yumfuchee
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We took the boat to this island from Tomonaura waterfront. Tomonoura itself is just a 20 minute bus ride from the bus station outside Fukuyama JR train station, althougj ignore the printing error in the Rough Guide to Japan. You need to catch the bus...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

After a nice walk through Tomonomura, we decided to take the ferry to Sensui Island and we were not disappointed. The island has several beaches (some of which require hiking and some seem only accessible by boat), nice hiking paths and some shops where you...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Pedro S
Reviewed 8 March 2016

A little walk around this island , very touristy , visited mainly by the Japanese themselves , worth to see and enjoy the beach.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Josep M G
Reviewed 3 May 2013

It's less than 10' from Tomo-no ura by ferry. There are several beaches and easy hikes (20', 30' and 60' round-trip). Great views and sunsets from the outlooks, a campsite with fixed tents (tatami + fridge (!)) and two ryokans.

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank bbczeuz
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