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Fukuura Tunnel

Address: Fukuura, Oki-gun, Okinoshima-cho, Shimane Prefecture
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4.5 of 5 stars 4 Reviews
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Oki-gun, Shimane, Japan
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67 reviews 67 reviews
44 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

This coast has some fascinating rocky coast and amazing tunnels dug by hand, machine and then dynamite. Here you can learn about the changes in history and technology in Oki. Park your car and walk along the coast through small tunnels, and back along the road through large tunnels. There are great views of the northern coast and Sea of... More 

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Oki-gun, Shimane, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

This was easily one of my favourite sites on the island. There are a number of tunnels carved into the rock which was created by lava flow. The smallest tunnels on the sea-side were carved by hand through the cliff on the wave-cut bench. You can walk down from the road to this bench and through the tunnels along the... More 

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Oki-gun, Shimane, Japan
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67 reviews 67 reviews
44 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

This is a great place to discover more about the wonders of the Oki Islands Geopark - geology, rocks, technology etc. I enjoyed walking through the tunnels, both old and new. There were some people sea-kayaking nearby - I want to try this next time.

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