Engetsu Island

Engetsu-to Island is known that the setting sun fit into the gaping big hole in the central part of the island at about 18:30 in summer, at about 16:30 in winter. The official name is "Takashima Island." Though it is a small island with North-South 130m, East-West 35m and 25m in height, the unique figure which there is a circle shaped hole by erosion is a symbol of Shirahama.

[ Access ]
It is 16 minutes by Meiko Bus from Shirahama Station. Getting off at Rinkai bus stop and a 5-minute walk.
[ Hours ]
It is free to do a visit.
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