Jodogahama Beach, Miyako

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Go on a boat ride at Jodogahama Beach, or spend the time fishing in the clear azure waters. Rent a boat for sightseeing, catching fish, or exploring the blue cave. Rock formations that follow the coastline enclose the beach, not only creating scenic beauty, but also protecting the calm, swimmable waters from strong currents. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes as the terrain is rocky and slippery. Use our Miyako trip maker site to arrange your visit to Jodogahama Beach and other attractions in Miyako.
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  •  Jodogahama beach is formed by 40 million years ago magma activity and wave erosion. As a result, a kind of volcanic rock called rhyolite in the white rock up that beautiful boulders. It is always understandably, is surprised by the beauty of nature. I thought it was very scenic spot.  Furthermore, Miyako, always from Ryoanji 7 Dragon spirit mirror Lake Osho deeply moved "just like heaven" is so named this. You can explore jodogahama Beach, about 20 minutes ' walk from pure European Beach Visitor Center down the stairs. From the pure land months Beach rest house at the end to the visitor's Center, there is a free shuttle bus. Moreover, it seems there is bus to JR Miyako station.  I think if you enjoy shopping at the rest house, the wait is not too bothered. There is space for more than 100 free parking there pure months Beach Visitor Center ago.    It is equipped with toilets.
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  • On ships they went the Blue Grotto. Cave had small than I thought. Boarding time is not too long, and have come and gone. And black-tailed gull on the Board play more interesting.
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  • In winter than in riding my car will not stroll. Seems to be OK for the elderly. On weekends, the holidays and high season are electric shuttle runs every 30 minutes. Where they want to have seen time in any case. And is going to take a little walk and simplistic look good.
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  • If I was here for the first time I would have been seriously wowed. But I have walked 500 miles (literally, I'm on a walking pilgrimage from Hachinohe to Fukushima) so perhaps there are more majestic places along the Coast of Tohoku, but this is a little gem in itself. The Japanese call it the Pure Land Beach. The seagulls call this the Free Crackers Beach. When the tsunami came, the sea had receded so much the people knew to run away. The ferry area has a place where they play videos about the tsunami. If you take the ferry, they'll bring you to the Blue Cave and you can see a hole in the rocks, where water from Hachinohe flows in and try to squeeze their darndest past a hole, resulting in a spray of water that had escape their confines, like fats after a corset. The colours of the water change according to season, but the seagulls that perch on your ferry will not. They remain the same, winter, spring, summer or fall. All you have to do is call. And throw them a cracker. For the best views of the Pacific Ocean and the Coastal Area of Tohoku...follow my reviews because it's easier that way. I want you to come to Tohoku! Spend your money here and go back richer for the experience! It's a marvelous part of Japan!
  • It is nice. A few walking trails around the area. If it is summer make sure you bring your swimming suit. Not worth the trip by itself plan other stops like the close by caves to make it truly worth this long of a drive.
  • This beach is famed for its rocks and picturesque landscapes. I enjoyed spending the afternoon here and taking in the scenery.
  • A beautiful scenic route. With the current yen rate it was roughly $15 for tolls. That's great for a three hour trip. I would suggest you have a riding partner the ride is a little lengthy but totally worth it. There is a national park nearly 10 minutes before you reach the beach. The beach has FREE parking & a FREE tour. Of course the guides were speaking Japanese still worth a free tour. Also, when I visited they didn't know much English so try having pictures or the translator app with you. I hope y'all end up like it
  • Stunning scenary, beautiful white pebble beach, waves that move like living creatures, sounds of playing children and clinking pebbles blend with the surf to create an otherworldly atmosphere

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