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Amanohashidate

Address: Monju, Miyazu 629-2244, Kyoto Prefecture
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Ranked #2 of 19 Attractions in Miyazu
4.0 of 5 stars 222 Reviews
Type: Outdoors
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iNDORE
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81 reviews 81 reviews
32 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

Took the cable car up to see the sand bar. Amazing views. It is ranked as no 1 beautiful spot in japan. I have no doubts about it. Must go here while in kyoto/osaka area. Area also close to sake manufacturing units, so plan to go there as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I was there last year for the Autumn leave season. It's simple and beautiful. Nice food and a small town. Nothing eventful but great place to relax and recuperate from hectic city life. I like to onsen and traditional set meals. I spend 2 nights here and had a peaceful time.

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This area has beautiful gardens and homes and numerous sites to see and experience. We visited while on a bus tour and would no doubt missed a number of them if we did it on our own.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Rent the bicycle! The cycling is very enjoyable even during June period when I visited. There is not many people and I don't recommend walking. The views are spectacular along the entire stretch. Great place if you're into sightseeing!

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Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Good sea. Good sea food. Good hot springs. Good sight seeing.

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Sanda, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I have visited this region a few times. The view from atop the mountain nearest the temple is beautiful. I recommend hiring a bicycle to cross the sandbar and explore. There are lots of restaurants and tourist shops for souvenirs. The seafood in this area is fresh, delicious and well priced, try the crab if it's in season. The area... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We went to the southern part of the sandbar and the views were beautiful. Not much to do at the top of the view point, but there is a small amusement park, but almost no visitors when we were there. The town at the foot of the view point however is quite nice and the temple as peaceful as they... More 

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Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We took a day trip here. We arrived at the train station, rented bikes, and made a pleasant day of it. Nothing wonderful, just a very nice day for being in Japan.

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Devonport, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was an enjoyable side trip after misreading tourist information leading me to believe my Ryokan was only 1.5km from the railway station in Kyoto, which was a shame as I had limited time and a longer stay would have been very enjoyable. A full day visit to Amanohashidate was enough to see the major sights but a longer stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We took the gondola to the viewing terrace on top. There was an extension that was transparent so you can actually stand and see the bottom as well. The view was breathtaking and it was very windy. Only sad thing was that it rained while we were there :( Still, it's worth a visit!

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