24 TAKENO-KAIGAN

2014.6.3

"Takenohama swimming beach," one of the Japan's 100 Best Beaches

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The Takenohama swimming beach is a 1-km white sand shallow beach, located about 7-minute drive from Kyukamura TAKENO-KAIGAN. The opening of the beach to swimmers this year is scheduled in July 1. The beach is a part of the San'in Kaigan Geopark that received an approval to become a member of the Global Geoparks Network, and also designated as "Japan's 100 Finest Beaches" and "Japan's 100 Best Beaches" of the Ministry of the Environment, with its clear and beautiful seawater and beach.

Kyukamura TAKENO-KAIGAN
http://www.qkamura.or.jp/en/takeno/

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日本の渚百選「竹野浜海水浴場」

休暇村から車で約7分の竹野浜海水浴場は、白砂が約1km続く遠浅のビーチ。今年の海開きは、7月1日の予定となっています。世界認定された「山陰海岸ジオパーク」の一部で、環境省の「快水浴場100選」、「日本の渚百選」にも選定された、透明度の高い、美しい海水浴場です。