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Katsurahama Beach

Urado, Kochi 781-0262, Kochi Prefecture
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Beautiful day on the beach

I was initially on my way to find the statue of Sakamoto Ryoma when i found myself at a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris V
Antwerp, Belgium

The whole beach is covered with small rocks, so it is very painful to walk across barefoot... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amarillo, TX
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  • Average20%
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“an aquarium” (5 reviews)
“small shrine” (4 reviews)
Urado, Kochi 781-0262, Kochi Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was initially on my way to find the statue of Sakamoto Ryoma when i found myself at a beautiful beach in front of it. Although the visit to the statue was short, i have spend the rest of my day enjoying the scenery and...More

Thank Chris V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole beach is covered with small rocks, so it is very painful to walk across barefoot. Swimming is not allowed. I am not sure why our tour group stopped here. There are a few gift shops off the parking lot, but they had the...More

Thank leppaenat
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It is a very large beach which can be reached by car from Kochi Station in about 30 minutes. If the weather is nice, you will have a comfortable day. The front is the Pacific Ocean. A short walk will bring you to the cutting...More

Thank carlosk582
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

This place shouldn't really be called a beach. There's signboards indicating that swimming is strictly forbidden. Therefore people may be misled. The landmark should rather be the historical figure that they came to see. Just like most beaches, if any, here on the island, the...More

Thank Sunny M
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We reached here by bus from Kochi Station in the afternoon of a Thursday during a cruise stop here in Kochi. It was about a 45 minute drive. We walked about 5 minutes to the beach, which didn't allow swimming at this time (not sure...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Just another beach so nothing special about it. Swimming is forbidden from the beach because of strong currents but there are a couple of walkways and there is a small shopping mall selling souvenirs and you can also get refreshments. Not worth a special visit...More

Thank Peeceecee
Reviewed 6 May 2017

It is a beach facing the Pacific ocean. So swimming was not allowed when we visited. There are some walks available.

Thank Tarkmees
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Not much to do in winter but you can still have a good walk along the beach and the view is good. Some shops near the beach are closed during low season

Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Do you want to enjoy the scenic view of sea beach? Then please visit the Katsurahama Beach located in Kochi Prefecture, Japan.

Thank H. M
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The tourist information center recommended this place and I have 1 day to spare to go somewhere outside the city. About 40 min from the city. The beach is small but beautiful. Expect some climbing but worth it.

Thank Guan T
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