The Top 3 Beaches In Wakayama For The Ultimate Getaway
Who would have ever thought that there are such beautiful beaches right in Wakayama, in the Kansai area? When you think of Kansai, you probably think of tasty food in Osaka, of beautiful traditional sightseeing in Kyoto and Nara, but never beaches, right? Well, This might change. Here are the top 3 beaches to visit while in the Wakayama area!
Shirahama has a very festive atmosphere with fireworks on its shore every day in the summer!
If you're a seafood lover, you'll be excited to know that the spiny lobster is a local delicacy. It is as delicious raw as it is casually cooked on a BBQ. Bonito is also a staple in the locals' diet!
What is more is that it's easily accessible from Osaka by train!
Kino Matsushima 紀の松島
The boats leave all throughout the day from 8:30 AM, but stop when there is bad weather.
It is accessible from the JR Kii-katsuura Station and is only a 7-minute walk.
Kataonami Beach 片男波海岸
To get there, you can take a bus from JR Wakayama Station, or from Nankai Wakayamashi Station.
- Lili Wanderlust
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