167-2 Gesashi, Higashi Village
Lohas Cafe hours: 11:00-16:00
Closed: Mon, irregularly
Recommended for families with young children looking for well-equipped beaches is Fukujigawa Seaside Park, which has a beach where jellyfish nets are installed. Kayaking, stand up paddle boarding (SUP) and other activities are also on offer. The park has both a seaside and a riverside area.
334 Kawata, Higashi Village
Hours: Apr-Oct 9:00-18:00; Nov-Mar until 17:00
With one kilometer of pure white sand, Uppama Beach can be found beyond some sugarcane fields near the Gesashi no hirugi bayashi mangrove forest. This pristine beach is recommended when visiting Higashi Village, located in a mountainous area.
292-50 Gesashi, Higashi Village
Swimming season: Year round
This is a park set in the midst of mangrove trees in Gesashi Bay. The mangrove forest has been designated a national natural monument. There is a walkway through the park and an observation deck from where visitors can observe the mangroves.
54-1 Gesashi, Higashi Village
56-1 Gesashi, Higashi Village
Hours: Lunch 11:30-15:00, dinner 17:00-22:00 *Last order 21:00