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Astonishing view

Astonishing view of colorful sea and beautiful rocks, about 30 minutes driving from city center... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
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Stunning view over the ocean

A little far out from other sites but is definitely worth the visit! The sea waves are beautiful... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Sheila L
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Hennagumi, Gusukubebora, Miyakojima 906-0101, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 90-8294-4010
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Cape Hennazi is a 1.5 mile tendril that ends at the lighthouse. A national landmark, the Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse keeps ships out of the shallow seas and humongous boulders surrounding the cape. The road from the highway takes you to within 1/4 mile of the...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Astonishing view of colorful sea and beautiful rocks, about 30 minutes driving from city center, you will pass by German village on the way.

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A little far out from other sites but is definitely worth the visit! The sea waves are beautiful and powerful!

Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Though at the cape itself, there is a park that has great view of the ocean. Paying 200yen/pax to go up and have some cool wind (against the hot day) is even better. Enjoy the various blue tones of the Ocean from the top.

Thank lazypigcess
Reviewed 1 February 2017

本当に細長い岬の突端にあるため、眺めがとても良いです。 砂洲ではなく岩なので高さも十分です。 灯台は200円で上まで上がることが出来るのですが、当日は強風と足痛の為断念しました。でも登らずとも十分360度のサンゴ礁の景色を楽しむことが出来ます。 お勧めの観光スポットだと思います。 The view is very good as it is really at the tip of a long narrow cape. Because it is a rock, not a sand, its height is enough. The lighthouse can get on at 200 yen, but on the day...More

Thank bb162b
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of a climb up to the the top but well worth it. Gives panoramic views of the whole island and has some nice shortish walks around it Recommended

Thank tlyons1951
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The lighthouse is pretty much just a lighthouse. There is a small plaque detailing the various boat wrecks in the 1940's which led to the construction of the lighthouse. What was amazing were the views of the waters/rocks at the end of the cape. On...More

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 24 August 2016

North end of Miyako, the Lighthouse offers a great panoramic view of beautiful water and rock formations. It is about a 700m walk from the parking lot, but you Poke-goers may 'find' some interest, as well. Bathrooms and vending machines at parking lot.

1  Thank Joe G
Reviewed 13 March 2016

It's a pretty lighthouse, easy walk to the top to take in beautiful views. The lush grounds are very well kept and it was a peaceful environment, at least when we went in the spring. It was 200 yen for adults to go into the...More

Thank kirakira7241
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Make sure that you chase the sunset! A few dozen of people are always make time to watch the sunset with this beautiful spot.

Thank Emman O
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