Sotohama Beach

Sotohama Beach

The only natural sandy beach on Nishinoshima Island.

Swim, snorkel and relax at the only natural sandy beach in Nishinoshima!
Enjoy walking along the shore and over the rocky coast along the cliffs.

There is one small grocery store nearby called Darumaya. A bigger store called Y-Shop is about a 10 min walk away.
During the summer, the beach shop serves ice cream and other snacks.

*Facilities (summer season only)
Running Water, Toilets, Showers (JPY 200), Changing Rooms, Parking Area

Car Park Toilet


*Wear marine shoes to protect your feet from sharp rocks and shells.

*Wear rash guards to protect yourselves from potential scrapes, sunburn and dangerous sea animals.

*Fishery rights are established in the waters of the Oki Islands. Do not collect abalone, sazae turban shells, sea urchins, etc. If you violate the rules, you may be punished for breaking the law.

*Cherish the environment and minimize your ecological impact when visiting the Oki Islands.

*Swimming in the nearby Funabiki Canal is strictly prohibited.
3428-1, Mita, Nishinoshima-cho, Oki-gun
From Beppu Port
10 min by car
15 min by bicycle
15 min by town bus
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