Ishihama Beach (Hitachi City)
With its white sands and green pine trees, Ishihama Beach has been awarded the title of one of Japan’s 100 best beaches. The landscape along the beach varies from pure white sands to steep cliffs.
Free showers, toilets and lockers are available and there are several hot springs located close to the beach.
Ishi, Juocho, Hitachi City
Hitachi City Tourism Association
By car: around 10 minutes by car from Hitachi-Kita IC on the Joban Expressway.
By train: around 5 minutes by taxi from Juo station on the JR Joban Line.
PARKING370 spaces, ¥1000 per day.
HOURSOfficial Bathing Season: Mid-July until the end of August (specific dates announced each year)