Takenohama Beach located in Hyogo prefecture boasts beautiful white sand and crystal clear water! With around a kilometer of this super fine white sand the beach has been nominated into the top hundred beaches for its sea water quality and it’s shores in Japan. The beach is also one of the best in the Kansai region for it’s water quality and clarity. The beach is shallow for some considerable distance meaning it’s safe for children to play in. The water at the middle part of the beach front is particularly shallow, with the majority of the swimming area being at depths that an adult can stand up in without any problems. (Depths may change slightly with the tide)
You can also enjoy many different water activities in the Takenohama Beach area such as geo-canoeing, geo-diving and pleasure boat cruises as well as many other water sports/activities. There is even a menu of activities to enjoy when the weather is bad too. Cooking lunch on a kamado (stove) and making natural salt from sea water etc. So there is always something to do at Takenohama Beach!