Senjojiki, Shirahama-cho

Witness the power of the natural world at Senjojiki, a stretch of coastline made up of particularly impressive geological formations. The tiered rock formations display the work of the Pacific Ocean over the years, with the strong waves eroding the rocks into their current shape, said to look like a thousand tatami mats, an image after which the site has been named. Walk out onto the plateau to gain a closer look at the waves and the strikingly formed rocks, but take care as the wind can pick up throughout the day. For Senjojiki and beyond, use our Shirahama-cho vacation planner to get the most from your Shirahama-cho vacation.
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  • Is interesting to look at the terrain. What this will do? It is strange. Name suggests looking at the senjojiki, worth a try!
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  • Visit in the new year. Reminded me of when children forget the cold, and his came when I was a kid. As a spectacular and athletic enjoyment does not change. However, once such graffiti was a? It is also a spot reminiscent of Japan is putting more effort into the protection of tourism resources in the.
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  • Beautiful to know formations, worth a visit if around the area for phototaking. Can be physically challenging as the terrain is rocky n requires a fair amount of climbing n negotiating some fairly ste...  more »

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Temperate climate and hot springs make Shirahama-cho a popular destination year-round with a variety of accommodations. Due to crowds in the summer period (especially July and August), plan to make advanced reservations if visiting then. Hotels line the main beach, ranging from deluxe to mid-range. Some of the establishments are traditional ryokans, emphasizing Japanese cuisine, while larger ones offer a variety of different services typical of a tourist spa town.
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