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Irabu-jima Island, Miyakojima
(4.5/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Once isolated, today Irabu-jima Island exudes a laid-back, island lifestyle with quiet, paradisiacal beaches and unspoiled coral reefs. With hundreds of scuba diving spots, you'll have innumerable chances to explore the diverse underwater environments of the island, from shallow, boulder-laden sandy bays, to subaqueous limestone crevasses and caves--used as breeding grounds by a legion of colorful fish. The island's compact size makes exploring it rather easy: getting from one side to the other will take you about an hour and a half on foot. Alternatively, rent a bicycle from Miyako-jima, linked here by a handsome road bridge. Work out when and for how long to visit Irabu-jima Island and other Miyakojima attractions using our handy Miyakojima vacation generator.
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  • As 2015 bridge and go car!! in a beautiful sea view from the ️ bridge, there are places to stop in the middle. You can get little no name Beach also stopped the car.
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  • Car round up and takes around 2 hours. I think Island Makiyama Observatory and snorkeling spots, such as island in the sea and the land.
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  • Had a feeling than last year even in the bridge effect there are people. Go to the island and Walla Walla and car rental are running everywhere. It was filled with people where things to eat lunch and. I've never ever seen shimojishima airport per number of rentals without was gone and lined up.
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