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Hatenohama

Kumejima-cho, Shimajiri-gun, Okinawa Prefecture 901-3100, Japan
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Ranked #1 of 26 Attractions in Kumejima-cho
Type: Beaches
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London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Took the tour from the hotel. Bus picked us up from hotel on time and easy drive to pier. Glass bottom boat ride was also fun. Once we arrived at Hate no Hama the guide spoke in Japanese to explain a few things; we basically had to guess what was said. Around an hour to walk around the beach(es). Hardly... More

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97 reviews 97 reviews
87 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

Soooooo relaxing, wish I could've stayed there all day... I went through Eef beach sports club for 5000 yen

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Woking, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

We spent a whole day on this tiny sand spit. It seemed the only way to get there is through an organised tour (which the hotels offer), and it was a great experience to sit on this little island and be able to snorkel with the fish. Budget for hiring an ageing parasol and two chairs (a bit pricey at... More

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Hongkong
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12 reviews 12 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

I was spending a few days in Kumejima and was told that Hatenohama is a must go snorkelling place. So I booked a half day tour through the hotel I stayed in (ie. Cypress hotel, a lovely hotel and for details you can refer to my review on this hotel). It was early May so the summer peak didnt start... More

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