Kinosaki Coastal Area

There are two beaches near to Kinosaki which can be easily reached via rental bicycle or train, Takeno Beach and Kehi Beach. There are various places to stay at both beaches, and many tourists flock there during July and August to enjoy swimming in the crystal clear waters.

Takeno Beach

One of Japan’s top 100 beaches. With clear, transparent waters and 1km of white sandy beach, this is the perfect spot to take a dip in the sea. The station nearest to the beach is JR Takeno Station, located just one stop from JR Kinosakionsen Station.

Kehi Beach

Kehi Beach has wide, white shores and clear waters perfect for swimming. The beach can be easily accessed from Kinosaki by rental bicycle in about 20 minutes. Unlike Takeno Beach, visitors can barbeque at Kehi Beach.


Business Hours
The official beach season is from mid July to mid August. But the waters are warm enough for swimming from June to early September.
Takeno Beach: 17-22 Takeno, Takeno-cho, Toyooka, Hyogo Prefecture
Kehi Beach: Kehi, Toyooka, Hyogo Prefecture
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