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Kabira Bay, Ishigaki

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Kabira Bay, the most photographed sight on the island, remains noted for its pristine white sands, blue waters, and lush vegetation. Although it's not safe to swim here due to strong currents and the presence of jelly fish, you can enjoy the picturesque vista from land, or take a ride on a glass-bottomed boat to observe the coral reefs and manta rays from the surface of the water. Add Kabira Bay to your Ishigaki travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Ishigaki road trip tool .
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  • This is a must if visiting ishigaki it was my favorite place for taking wonderful pictures with breath taking views. This bay is designed so you can walk around pathways each giving you plenty of oppo...  more »
  • Was a bit cloudy, but was exceptionally clean sea. Observation of fish and coral in a glass-bottomed boat. And can come in groups seems to be the glass-bottomed boat is nice to keep the number for booking. Travelling time taught at the time of booking, so avoiding it slowly.
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  • Visited by bus. Visited many Chinese tourists there. Aboard the glass bottom boat and underwater coral and the surrounding landscape.
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  • Quiet, serene place. Good for relaxation and meditation. Highly recommend...
  • Stunning place when the sun comes out! Walking along the beach is super relaxing!
  • Beautiful place and perfect to relax with nobody near!
  • Beautiful clear waters. Good vibes as a tourist. Excellent diving with good chance for manta sightings.
  • Nice blue sea with the living beauty of the life deep inside the ocean. Must visit.
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