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Rosokujima

Okinoshima-cho, Oki-gun, Shimane Prefecture
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The island which looks like a candle

The island was located 20 meters from the cliff, and people should access to the island by boats if... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
mat_mak
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Fantastic experience!!!

Make sure you take one of the sightseeing boats out to the Rosoku-jima (Candle Island) and watch... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2014
nicolajones08
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Oki-gun, Shimane, Japan
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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27 Sep 2016
“The island which looks like a candle”
19 Jan 2014
“Fantastic experience!!!”
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Okinoshima-cho, Oki-gun, Shimane Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

The island was located 20 meters from the cliff, and people should access to the island by boats if you want to see the island with sunset. When weather is fine, people can see the island which looks like a candle before 30 mins from...More

Thank mat_mak
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Make sure you take one of the sightseeing boats out to the Rosoku-jima (Candle Island) and watch the sunset. The boat can be cancelled (strong wind, high waves, bad weather) but if you are lucky, you will surely be impressed! This is one place that...More

Thank nicolajones08
Reviewed 25 January 2013

If you are lucky enough for the sea to be calm, and there are no clouds in the sky, you will be able to see an amazing sunset - just like a giant candle over the Sea of Japan.

Thank nicolajones08
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