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Higashi Heiannagi lighthouse

Hennagumi, Gusukubebora, Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture 906-0101 , Japan
+81 90-8294-4010
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Ranked #12 of 55 Attractions in Miyakojima
Type: Landmarks
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San Jose, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We came to the light house an hour before sunset, which, I think, was perfect. The sun doesn't set too nicely here, but that's also the reason it's almost completely deserted around this time. My husband and I had a nice walk. The area is vast and there's plenty to see. Picnic tables to sit and enjoy the view, trails... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Definitely need a car to get out here but easily covered during your drive round of the island. Once parked there is a small rest area where you can buy drinks or let the kids run off steam in a play ground. To get out to the lighthouse there are two options - around a 10 minute walk or hire... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We visited many lighthouses during our stay. All of which is free parking and free entry. This lighthouse is quite a long drive from our hostel. The view was pretty.

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