Nijino Matsubara, Karatsu

3.9
#1 of 12 in Outdoors in Saga Prefecture
Lose yourself at Nijino Matsubara, considered one of the three greatest pine areas in Japan, with over one million pine trees stretching for 5 km (3 mi) along the coastline. Drive through the forest and take notice of unusual twisted tree trunks before arriving at the beach and taking in views of the open ocean, where both sand and water stretch as far as the eye can see. Along the way, stop at one of the roadside restaurants and grab a bite while enjoying the peaceful surroundings. Before you head to Karatsu, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Karatsu holiday planner , to make sure you see all that Karatsu has to offer, including Nijino Matsubara.
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  • September 6, 2017
    Eroded Sandy's face changes every time I go, we feel the power of nature. I try several times taken everyone? May find smoother smile.
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  • September 2, 2017
    The effects of wind has unique would be a single pine tree bends. That number, width and length also breathtaking. Cars pass in the forest, so recommend.
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  • August 24, 2017
    Here is the distance, is lined with pine trees affected by the long distance still faces the Genkai sea. A shoreline similar to the Fukuoka prefectural Munakata, onga-gun. What is by far the most famous of long pine away as a tourist destination. Who knew the landscape somewhat inspiring feeling thin for now.
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Where to stay in Karatsu

Many of the accommodations in Karatsu form an orderly line next to the Matsuura River, or along the coast. Things certainly get a little more luxurious by the sea, with rooms offering extensive views along the coast, onsite spas, and fine-dining restaurants, as well as good access to the beach. Look inland towards the main train station for a range of business hotels designed for one-night stays, side-street guesthouses, and the odd hostel.
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