Brewery in Yonaguni-jima

Kokusen Awamori

If you want to sample Hanazake, the island's infamous local brew, head to Kokusen Awamori, which is located in Sonai and offers free tastings and sales on-site.
Beach in Yonaguni-jima


On the south coast of the island is the pleasant little village of Higawa, which has a wide, sandy crescent of beach. The water here is clear and shallow, making it a great spot for swimming and snorkelling.