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Taketomi-jima, Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1101, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 90-9764-6640
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an uncrowded magnificent beach, one of the most beautiful I have ever seen, with stunning aqua colored water due to the coral covered ocean floor, with the water barely coming up to your waist for 50 meters from the shore. It is a...More

Thank Sightsee802349
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

very very very nice beach, clean long shore. But it was abit crowd, no cafe or restuarant, so be sure to bring drunks, water or food !

Thank Cam C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Part of day trip to Taketomi - visited about 3:30 pm and could walk out to sand bank - there are showers etc - it is a perfect beach

Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This was advertised as the only "swimmable Beach"..... none of them are BUT it is very easy and quick to take a snorkel boat out and swim and snorkel in the perfect water off shore.

2  Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We got there an hour before the tide receded and boy, the beach is simply beautiful beyond words with its blue waters and flat sandbag. Think of it as an infinity wading pool? However, the tide really went out quick and it turned somewhat into...More

Thank grainsofsalt
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Beautiful clear water, white sand. Not much people if you go in the morning! If low tide, you can walk out to the sand island in the middle of the ocean. 10 minutes walk to the star-sand beach.

1  Thank MonaY219
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Many people are sightseeing Taketomi Island by bicycle, but I recommend to take a walk on foot. This beach is very beautiful. You can enjoy swimming, snorkeling and sunbathing. Because sunlight is strong, you should paint sunscreen. There are a toilet, a shower function and...More

Thank JugemJugem
Reviewed 19 January 2018

you can reach Kondoi beach by bike - it is about a ten minute ride from the bike rental places. One of the best beaches of the Yaeyama islands. It's popular with the tourists so can be quite crowded. It's also known for what is...More

1  Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I have been to so many beaches in Japan I think Kondoi is rank as one of best 5 This beach is very shallow off the shore. So you can walk to the deep off shore. You can get there easily by bicycle. Must visit...More

Thank Kenichi H
Reviewed 5 December 2017

It is a beautiful been with beautiful waters. It was like looking at a travel magazine picture. The beach has public restrooms.

Thank TravelNutKase
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