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Nice little beach for a rest stop!

Being next to the main road, the beach is easily accessible. The clear, cool and blue water is... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2019
SingaporeHO
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Singapore, Singapore
Great in off season

We visited just before Christmas, and not only was the weather paradisal, but we had the beach... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2018
O8701WCdouglasc
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Haebaru-cho, Japan
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Ama, Zamami-son, Shimajiri-gun 901-3403, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

Being next to the main road, the beach is easily accessible. The clear, cool and blue water is great welcome. The protruding rocks at the beach provided a great place for photographs too.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

We visited just before Christmas, and not only was the weather paradisal, but we had the beach mostly to ourselves. You will need sandals as there is quite a bit of coral on the beach, but it is all smooth.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank O8701WCdouglasc
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Ama beach is the place where you'll come to see one of the most amazing sunset of your life and where probably you'll encounter big sea turtles :-) from Zamami port go left and is a short walk (about 10-15 minutes)or you might get zamami...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bucefalo_Simi
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Go there with high tide and expect to see a turtle...we saw 3! Great experience...highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pedro S
Reviewed August 13, 2017

You can walk from Zamami harbour and it should take you 30 mins or hop on the village bus still from the harbour for 300 yens one way for a 5ish min ride. There is one cafe/ bar by the road where you can buy...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank marcdegueurce2013
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Either a 300¥ 5-minute trip from harbour to beach or a 10-15 minute walk (nearly flat). Ama is off the camping grounds but not as developed as Furuzamami; only 1 smaller rental shop a bit further from the beach a bit back between a food-stall...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KoenR_11
Reviewed May 29, 2017

About waste deep at low tide, but okay snorkeling at high tide. Good place to see sea turtles in the morning.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dustin A
Reviewed February 6, 2017

At this beach, if you are lucky, you can see turtles (unlucky i did not get to see any when i was there). Also it is very clear water, calm and relaxed without a lot of people there. There is a campsite so you can...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Per411
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Great at high turtles or low tide wade way out past the coral to the smooth sand or go to watch the stars at night or camping.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jay P
Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

This is the beach to go if if you want to see sea turtles. Snorkeled at high tide and saw two sea turtles which was amazing. The coral in this area is a little damaged so for other snorkeling it might best to head to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank X1366KYsimone
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