Sunayama Beach, Miyakojima

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At Sunayama Beach, observe the arch-shaped rock formed by centuries of crashing waves cutting a natural gate into the coral wall. The arch has become a symbol for this pristine beach, along with its white powdery sand and emerald green waters. Just 4 km (2.5 mi) away from the main city, the beach serves as a haven for water sport activities, as well as resting and soaking up the sun. Take advantage of some of the world's clearest waters--with 50-60 m (160-195 ft) visibility--by diving in and exploring the various coral species and marine life below the surface. Use our Miyakojima day trip planner to add Sunayama Beach and other attractions to your Miyakojima vacation plans.
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  • This is no place to swim. Sharks are killed too many. On the shooting spot is the best place. If you must to that great!
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  • This is from the parking lot slightly walk to the beach. I think better so parking was going to be a toilet toilet finished ahead. I come to snorkel on the beach, relax people, and tourists to take pictures. I think it's better if somehow there is a simple, long drinks and umbrellas, others went prepared.
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  • Unlike other beaches, excellent way to get to the beach. Steep-sided mounds and spreads and lovely views. It is recommended in heavy shoes to get to the beach.
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Where to stay in Miyakojima

Most of the accommodations in Miyakojima cluster around the main harbor. Here, a good number of high-rise hotels sit in the most densely populated areas, around plazas, shopping malls, and parks, while resorts take over a little farther around the coast in both directions, offering a range of facilities including pools, spas, and private beaches. You'll find simple guesthouses on all of the islands of modern Miyakojima city, with the greatest number on the main island, either on the urban side streets or close to the main beaches.
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