Hamaoka Sand Dune (浜岡砂丘)
"These sand dunes are located within ""Omaezaki Enshu -nada Prefectural Natural Park"" in Omaezaki City, Shizuoka Prefecture. Every year from May to August, you can see beach plants such as ""shore bindweed"" and ""Asiatic sand sedge."" Also, the ""uminari"" and ""namikozo"", which you can hear at times when the weather is changing, were selected for inclusion in the ""100 Soundscapes of Japan."""
Shizuoka Pref. Omaezakishi Ikeshinden 9186-216 (Yaizu / Omaezaki / Oi RiverArea)
- Shizuoka Pref. Omaezakishi Ikeshinden 9186-216 [map]
- Parking Lot
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
With the giant Pacific Ocean to the south and the great Mount Fuji to the north, Shizuoka prefecture is blessed with some of the best views the country has to offer. The white sand beaches of the Izu Peninsula are a rare find on mainland Japan, neighbored by beautiful cliffs, tumbling hills, and natural hot springs. As Japan's largest producer of green tea, the age-old tradition of tea drinking is ubiquitous in Shizuoka, from the miles of tea fields to the old tea houses hosting traditional tea ceremonies.