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Shirashima Observatory

Nishimura, Oki-gun, Okinoshima-cho 685-0432, Shimane Prefecture
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The observation deck on the high cliff

The observation deck that offers a great view of high rock cliff. It was recognized as a national... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
mat_mak
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Northernmost point Oki Island

Enjoy the view and the sounds of the waves crashing onto the rocks below. The area is also the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
biwakocat
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Otsu, Japan
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18 Sep 2016
“Northernmost point Oki Island”
27 Sep 2016
“The observation deck on the high cliff”
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Nishimura, Oki-gun, Okinoshima-cho 685-0432, Shimane Prefecture
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

The observation deck that offers a great view of high rock cliff. It was recognized as a national natural treasure.

Thank mat_mak
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoy the view and the sounds of the waves crashing onto the rocks below. The area is also the primary breeding ground for a migratory waterfowl called the streaked shearwater (Calonectris leucomelas). Beautiful area, slight incline from the parking lot, hydrangeas in bloom, and you...More

Thank biwakocat
Reviewed 19 January 2014

I visit this area several times a year, for work and for pleasure. The view from the lookout across Shirashima (White Island) is impressive. It is just a short walk from the carpark to the lookout. Take a picnic here - great spot to relax!

1  Thank nicolajones08
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Drive to the Shriashima Lookout carpark...and walk for five minutes to the lookout point. The views across the Shirashima (white rocks/islands) Coast is impressive.

1  Thank nicolajones08
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