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Very quiet beach, small area for snorkelling

Nishibama Beach was a long walk from the port under the sun, I would suggest renting a bike from... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Nishibama beach was closed (May 2018) however other nice beaches nearby

We got the ferry from Naha to Aka Island hoping to go to Nishibama beach. It is a 15-20 min easy... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Nishibama Beach was a long walk from the port under the sun, I would suggest renting a bike from the port and cycling here instead. Snorkel gear can be rented from the shop near the rest room. The beach was extremely quiet on a weekday,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ishinoye
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We got the ferry from Naha to Aka Island hoping to go to Nishibama beach. It is a 15-20 min easy walk from the port...however we were disappointed to find that the beach is currently closed off while they repair the boardwalk. However we walked...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wendyeh333
Reviewed September 10, 2015

It's one of the world's beautiful beaches that you can enjoy some activities such as sunbathing or snorkeling. The sea is quite cleanly that you can find some species of fish around coral reefs. Don't worry about the equipments of snorkeling, there are some stands...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank MelvinTsai
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Good beach for snorkeling. There are a lot of corals and you'll find many colorful fishes around the coral. What is interesting of this beach is... when you write, 北浜 the North beach, when you say, 西浜 the West beach, but located in the East...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank kuniharu37
Reviewed July 18, 2013

This naturalistic beach is very gorgeus, the water is complitely transparent and you have a very beautiful coral reef in which you could do easily snorkeling. Another good think is that you also have the sand for lying down on the shore.

Date of experience: July 2013
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