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Katsura Hama, Kochi

3.7
#1 of 85 in Outdoors in Shikoku
Take a stroll along Katsura Hama, a picturesque stretch of sand lined with tall pine trees. A small shrine on top of a jutting rocky cliff offers scenic views of the crescent-shaped beach and the thunderous waves crashing against its shores. View the statue of Ryoma Sakamoto, a famous Kochi samurai, have a picnic, or visit the small museum and aquarium. Swimming is prohibited on the beach, due to the dangerously strong currents. Before you head to Kochi, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Kochi attractions planner, to make sure you see all that Kochi has to offer, including Katsura Hama.
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  • Picturesque black gravel beach with a Shrine overlooking it. No swimming, but you can walk the extensive shoreline.  more »
  • It is a nice beach that you should come and visit. From KOchi station, you need to take the bus, and try to buy the daily pass, my-yu bus that only costs JY 500 for tourists, and you have travel the.....  more »

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