Nakagi Area

One of the best Izu snorkeling spots

The Nakagi area is located about a 20-minute drive from the cape Irozaki, located at the tip of Izu Peninsula.
It is a harbor with about 10 inns (minshuku).
In summer, it is crowded with numerous tourists because ships from there leave for the Hirizo Beach, which is a popular snorkeling spot.

Outstanding transparency

The Hirizo Beach is known as “the last hidden region of Izu” because its location at the tip of the peninsula and is surrounded by sharp cliffs.
It boasts outstanding transparency; allowing visitors to see the bottom of the sea even 15 to 20 meters deep if various conditions are right.
The Hirizo Beach can be reached only by ship, no land-way. However, every 2 to 5 minutes, ferry go back and forth to the beach.
If you purchase a boarding ticket, you can take a ferry and go back and forth any number of times within the day.
There are no man-made objects on the beach, so please use the restrooms, shops, vending machines etc. near the ticket office before boarding.

Facility information

Opening Hours
8:00 ~ 16:30
※ Early July ~ Late September
Nakagi, Kamogun Minamiizucho, Shizuoka
Adults (Junior high school students or older): 1,500 yen, Child (4 year old ~ Elementary School): 500 yen

※ You can board any number of times as long as the ticket purchase date
capacity 200 cars