We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Horikiri Pass Phoenix Road Station

381-1 Uchiumi, Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture 889-2164, Japan
Improve this listing
Ranked #6 of 29 Attractions in Miyazaki
Type: Gardens
39 visitor photos
Write a Review

83 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    30
    41
    9
    3
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Chicago
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

You have to leave the main road and turn east toward the coast to reach this rest area, but you'll be rewarded with beautiful views south along the Nichinan Coast including a good view of the "Devil's Washboard." There are a variety of flowers planted around the area, a walkway down to the sea, and now they seem to specialize... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
151 reviews 151 reviews
74 attraction reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Grab an ice-cream, there is one in ‘Shrimp flavor’. The shop sells local agricultural products. There is also a lookout of the famous Nichinan coastline across the road. Local tourist buses also stop here.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
36 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Everyone makes a stop here, for snacks, ice-cream, food....but most of all for the gorgeous views of the coast.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

The view opposite the road stop was fantastic. Don't try the shrimp flavour ice cream. You may not like it

Was this review helpful? Yes
Okinawa, Japan
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
53 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I visited this place around 2003 and in 2012. Back in 2003 it was called a cactus garden and it had a restaurant serving ostrich steak, which I really enjoyed. But in 2012, it has been converted to a road stop, with a funky statue and fishpond attraction. You can still see remnants of the cactus garden on the hillside.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Twickenham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

The best mango ice cream in Miyazaki and great fresh local produce.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Horikiri Pass Phoenix Road Station also viewed

Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture
Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture
 
Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture
Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture
 

Been to Horikiri Pass Phoenix Road Station? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Horikiri Pass Phoenix Road Station?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing