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Nichinan

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Tourism in Nichinan, a town on Japan's southernmost island of Kyushu, flourishes thanks to the scenic Nichinan-Kaigan coastline, a stretch of secluded coves, islands, and tranquil beaches. A trip to Nichinan allows you to explore the famed strip, as well as visiting several popular attractions. A cliffside cave shrine, a historic castle, and a number of museums stand out as some of the best things to do in Nichinan. If you're staying in Nichinan, it's best to use you own vehicle to explore the isolated beaches, parks, and sights that dot the rough landscape of the cliff-lined seaboard. Use our Japan trip itinerary builder tool to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Nichinan.
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Where to stay in Nichinan

Although most visitors take a day trip to Nichinan from Miyazaki, you can find a couple of accommodation options in town or nearby. A number of modern, Western-style hotels concentrate in the town center, while numerous lodgings line the Nichinan railway line to Miyazaki. Traditional Japanese "ryokan" (guesthouses) line the scenic coastline.
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