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Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Shirahama-cho 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 739-43-5511
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Tatami colored rock formation

Beautiful tan colored sandstone rock formation sloping into ocean. It is a short walk from... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
Natural wonder that's a sight to see

Kids love this place a lot. Didn't expect them to because they didn't like such places before. But... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2017
Singapore, Singapore
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  • Poor2%
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Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Shirahama-cho 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 739-43-5511
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

Beautiful tan colored sandstone rock formation sloping into ocean. It is a short walk from Shirahama Beach, on the way to Sandambeki cliff.

Thank DYA717
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Kids love this place a lot. Didn't expect them to because they didn't like such places before. But Senjojiki was very accessible and easy to climb structures help the kids warm up to the activity very quickly. A nice treat of ice cream at the...More

1  Thank haroldgoh
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

senjojiki rock formation really makes you marvel at nature's creation and how our land is affected by the sea. clambering on the rocks are fun, as is watching the fishermen or exploring the rock tidal pools that are formed when the tide recedes. suggestions: taking...More

Thank simalem
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Mainly for photo taking, especially for sunrise/ sunset and to see the rocks. It can be very windy and cool there.

Thank andrewyw_wong
Reviewed February 4, 2017

We visited the 千疊敷 attraction and climbed on the different layer of rocks. It’s a must-go in Shirahama as of its patterns of rocks made by the long period of waves hitting it in the past. The ‘going down’ and ‘climbing up’ procedure to the...More

Thank Justin9127
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Good time to see is before sunset. If you are lucky with the clear day, the rocks, ocean and sunset view are stun. Orange color from the sunset shine to the rocks create amazing view. If there is no cloud you will see the sun...More

Thank Pornchai W
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

One of the many stopovers along the coastal drive with free and easy access by car, with lots of parking available. Nice area to stop for a picnic though may get windy and cold. Restrooms are located near the attraction. Children would enjoy playing on...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed October 4, 2016

I know this is a listed Cultural Asset of Japan, but it is also just an interesting rock formation, and it an be found in several spots along the coast near Shirahama. The formations are pretty cool, tough to be honest if it weren't for...More

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Its mesmerizing. I love it. Though the sun was so hot, the wind from the sea purges the hotness of the sun. The rock formation was amazing, and the view were awesome, just dont carve your name in the stones please, never ever do that....More

Thank Ellanie M
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Layers of sedimentary limestone laid over millions of years exposed for you to walk on. Like a prehistoric landscape by the sea, you half expect to find fossils as you walk. A beautiful natural shore formation.

1  Thank HKeater
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