beach is, for many travelers, their first glimpse of Japan: it's the long coastline you see from the plane coming in over the Pacific into Narita. The name means "99-ri coast", where a "ri" is an old unit of length equal to about 654 meters. The coast is in fact around 60km in length. There are numerous small towns along the coast, from Iioka on the north to Ichinomiya on the south.

How to get there -> Tokyo (--Keiyo line-->) Togane (--Bus(30 mins)-->) Kujukuri-hama

Sanderlings in Kujukuri-Hama