Tawarajima island is a small island located by the tip of Mukatsuku peninsula. 900m in diameter, 30m in height, a whole island made of basalt.
Name of "Tawarajima" derives to the island's appearance like piled rice straw bags.
Also known as a great fishing spot with rock beach consists of lithothamnium limestone.
||Yuyamukatsukushimo, Nagato City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
||(1) 30 minutes by car from JR Sanin main line Jinmaru station
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||Nagato City Board of Education Cultural Properties Preservation Section Tel. No. 0837-23-1264