Senjojiki, Shirahama-cho

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Witness the power of the natural world at Senjojiki, a stretch of coastline made up of particularly impressive geological formations. The tiered rock formations display the work of the Pacific Ocean over the years, with the strong waves eroding the rocks into their current shape, said to look like a thousand tatami mats, an image after which the site has been named. Walk out onto the plateau to gain a closer look at the waves and the strikingly formed rocks, but take care as the wind can pick up throughout the day. For Senjojiki and beyond, use our Shirahama-cho vacation planner to get the most from your Shirahama-cho vacation.
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  • The resort train from Hirosaki to Akita stops at Senjojiki station (which stands by the coast) for 15 minutes. Practically every one on train rushed out to the coast to have a close look at the huge r...  more »
  • The waves are in the way! The rock of the terrace like the strata was a rare scenery. But bad tourists carve their names on the soft rock. It hurts.
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