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Address: Rinkai, Nishimuro-gun, Shirahama-cho 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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You need to drive

An interesting outcrop. Stopped the car to look. Wouldn't bother if you didn't come here car. You can probably take the local bus if you really want.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Osaka, Japan
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Osaka, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An interesting outcrop. Stopped the car to look. Wouldn't bother if you didn't come here car. You can probably take the local bus if you really want.

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Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very famous symbol of Shirahama, well known as couples and sunset spot. Definitely recommend to enjoy the sunset there.

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Thank shiori1029
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

I catch 2 kinds of fish in front of the EngetsuTo. The water is clear also, so it's good for squid fishing. I think it will be more nice view when setting sun..! Actually is easy to get there, because it near from Shirahama beach and just beside the Shirahama main road.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Not much to see here, only viewing the island from a distance along the road. If you drive, it is good to stop here for 5 mins just to take some pictures.

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Thank Nero147
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Viewing sunset at locations along the bay was awesome. Certain spots can be crowded. Check out the two embarkments on the two side of the bay.

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Thank Stephen C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

It is so exciting to see the sun set through the hole. Also do not miss the hot spring foot bath, after the sunset we sat there soaking our feet while watching the glorious sunset glow. Then it is time for some sashimi dinner.

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Thank Mindaho
Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Come to Engetsu-to before sunset and enjoy the stunning view. I came here late April 2016 and Sun set at around 6.15 pm. You can ride bicycle from Shirahama Beach for 10-15 minutes or, alternatively, take bus no. 102 from Shirahama Beach for less than 10 minutes.

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Thank agsman
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Should come a bit early, there are a lot of people waiting for the sunset. We do manage to see the sunsetting in to the hole of the island. The duration of the sun lineup with the hole is very short.

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Tiong Bahru, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

The island is beautiful to look at. What disappointed me was the glass bottom boat ride - not much fishes to look at. The whole journey I saw less than 10 fishes.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

I love a beautiful sunset. So I was happy to see it. Ww moved spots to get photos. I reccommend going early if you want a good spot to get photos. There weren't so many people but maybe high seasons there'll be more

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