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Gorgeous Beach with Many Activities

This is a beautiful, large beach! It does get crowded during the day. There are many vendors able... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2019
Sleepy Hollow, New York
One of the worlds most amazing beaches.

This is a blast of a beach. Have only visited it in winter and spring time though so have always... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2018
Hong Kong, China
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Aharen, Tokashiki-son, Shimajiri-gun 901-3500, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

This is a beautiful, large beach! It does get crowded during the day. There are many vendors able to rent equipment for different activities. I recommend the snorkeling, not the best but somewhat entertaining. Kids would like it. The beach also has a nice hike...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a blast of a beach. Have only visited it in winter and spring time though so have always had it to ourselves kind of. But what’s wrong with that. Turquoise clear blue water and guaranteed sightings of fishes and plenty other marine life...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

I had a fantastic experience on Aharen Beach. It had almost everything I could have hoped for at a tropical beach. The beach was broad and clean with powdery sand that was comfortable to walk and sit on. The water was amazing; crystal clear, calm...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Stayed for five days in Aharen. Very clean and soft sand. Can be crowded on some days. Lots of activities available, and a few restaurants close by. Worth a visit if you are staying in Tokashiki port.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Øystein F
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed on the island for one night at kermas backpackers hostel. They picked us up, dropped us to the beach and let us store our luggage in their marine shop. The beach had clear blue water and soft sand (once you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank amykyme
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Aharen beach has a bit more rides and activity but it is still how I imagined Hawaii or Thailand between it was developed

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

I went to ticketing office the day before to fill out a form to reserve seats. I tried to book online but was unsuccessful. It found that strange as I was able to book tickets to go to Zamami island and the ferry company appeared...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank TalonCalif
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

If you want to go where all the tourists are bussed in this is it. It has soft sand, showers-lockers you pay for and bathrooms. You can pretty much rent or buy anything you need.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ruggerlynn
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Yellow Submarine based at Araren Beach was a excellent tour and we saw sea turtles ad a multitude of fish, seaweed beds and coral.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Turquoise coloured water and a white sandy beach. Aharen. A beautiful beach on a Tokashiki Jima. If you come out of season you might have it all to your self. What could possible be better? It is so quiet and clean. Fantastic place.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank traktorweltweit
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
Of course I left my belongings on the beach!! And while I was swimming I periodically looked over at them. Japan is an amazingly safe country. You can do this. But that's not to say that things never get stolen. They do... More
Jessica L
June 10, 2017|
Response from TOSHIBB |
I guess you can't, but there is a camp site next to the beach. It's a public one but you need to pay and less facilities like cold shower. But one special, if you stay there your tent will be a closer accommodation than any... More
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