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Cape Zanpa

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Address: 9201 Zamami, Nakagami-gun, Yomitan-son 904-0328, Okinawa Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 98-982-9216

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beautiful views

Beautiful views of the sea and rocks. Nothing else to do/see there but it worth to stop for a short stay.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kasia Z
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful views of the sea and rocks. Nothing else to do/see there but it worth to stop for a short stay.

Thank Kasia Z
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting there is not too much of an issue, and in fact nearby you would find a park too. But Cape Zanpa is one of the best scenic spots in Okinawa, and it would worth your while (and energy) to climb to the top of the lighthouse to take in the wonderful view of the nearby areas.

Thank Peter C
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The drive to this point from Naha is a terribly slow snail pace limit of 40-50km or 80km on the expressway toll. Took us forever to get here. Finally Zampa beach is beautiful. Small while.sand with turquoise waters. No swimming but banana boat and glass bottom boat activities. Parking is across the road. Just a few minutes further along to... More 

Thank Tweetcoz
Wurzburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

If you like climbing stairs up a lighthouse to have a gorgeous view at some steep cliffs, this is the place to go!

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Campinas, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Amazing view and a good scenario to take photos from the sea and the lamp, however 30 minutes there is enouch.

Thank riccialessandro
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is quite a large park! We didn't come here for BBQ but we saw some BBQ facilities on the right of the park, this will be a very nice place for BBQ in a cooler weather! The view here is amazing!!! The ocean is so clear with different kind of blue going on, it looks like a great place... More 

Thank sing kan h
Cedar Park, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Stunning and very interesting. You should take the time to visit this historical place. Walk around and take it in. Really cool with beautiful views of the ocean and waves crashing on the rocks.

Thank T S
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

So there is not really that much to do here, but the view is great and there is a really good beach nearby!

Thank Megan L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is a worthwhile place to visit. Getting there by car is most convenient and there are plenty of parking space. The place is free but going up to the lighthouse require a 200 yen admission fee. You get to climb a steep and narrow old staircase (about 7-storey high). If you're afraid of heights and physically fit, I strongly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

My friends and I came here to get an amazing view and we did. Everyone is on their own therefore be careful not to go too close to the cliff because they could be slippery, but if you careful you can still climb up and get an awesome view, loved it! The price to go up the lighthouse is ¥200... More 

Thank Mia R

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