Kannonzaki Lighthouse, Ishigaki

3.7
#2 of 18 in Historic Sites in Ishigaki
Hike up to Kannonzaki Lighthouse and take in unobstructed views of the nearby bays and islands lining the horizon. The lighthouse is located on top of a viewpoint surrounded by sheltered picnic tables that offer relief during hot summer days and scenic panoramas while you enjoy a drink or a meal. The lighthouse faces the west, so it's a great spot to observe the setting sun over the East China Sea. You'll find several souvenir shops in the vicinity. Put Kannonzaki Lighthouse at the forefront of your travel plans using our Ishigaki trip planner .
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  • Don't go to the top for pictures/view of the sunset as space is pretty limited and the view is restricted. Instead go round and you'll have a much better view. Free parking which makes it easy to acce...  more »
  • I was a little surprised at the small size of the lighthouse on the seaside, but I thought that it would still be a good mark by the precious light when i saw it from the sea at night. Taketomi Island is also very beautiful in the sea in front of the lighthouse.
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  • Beautiful view, you can go down to the beach and get your feet (or whole self) wet.
  • Nice view. A bit lack of maintenance.
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