These beaches were recommended for the first western style sea bathing
medical care place in Japan by a German doctor Erwin von Balz in Meiji
era. For this reason, it is believed that one of the first swimming beaches
Even now it from more than 130years have passed, here placed a swimming
beach in two months of every year in July and August. And here become a
popular tourist spot that many people visit throughout the year in other
This wide shallow beach is good for swimming by calm waves, in thanks to
its location inside of island. Especially recommended for families with
The next morning of windy night, it is possible to see beautiful wind ripple,
if you come here on early morning.
At dusk and evening, you can see the beautiful night view of the island
that the lights reflected to the sea surface.
If you are here in full moon and windless night, why don't you go the seaside?
You have a chance to see such a dreamy moon way on the sea!
Have you ever walk under the sea?
If not yet, you have a great chance to do it here!!
Normally, it is unable to walk and swim here because a wave may rise.
But during low tide, a under-sea path appears here and you can walk between
Katase Higashihama Beach and the island.
Starting from the left side of the bridge to the front of the park in the
island is connected by the path.
Walking the sea floor that seashells are scattered will become a unique
experience to you.