Top things to do

Top Choice Beach in Aka-jima

Nishibama Beach

Lovely beaches fringe every side of the island, but for sheer postcard-perfect beauty, it's hard to beat the 1km stretch of white sand on the northeast coast known as Nishibama Beach. It can be crowded in summer; if…
Top Choice Beach in Zamami-jima

Furuzamami Beach

Approximately 1km southeast from the port (over the hill) is this stunning 700m stretch of white sand, fronted by clear, shallow water and a bit of coral. The beach is well developed for day trippers, with toilets, …
Okinawan in Zamami-jima

Marumiya

Cheap, delicious and friendly – therefore popular – the busy Marumiya offers a variety of Okinawan and Japanese dishes. Their inexpensive lunch specials are a great deal.