Minami Izu Explore
Journey to southern Izu, far away from the crowds.
Explore the sea by Kayak, unwind on white sand beaches, or relax under the cherry blossoms in Spring in this hidden corner of Japan.
Trains to Izukyu-Shimoda
Tokyo to Atami Station via bullet train, then change to the Ito line which winds its way along stunning Izu coastline bound for Izukyu Shimoda.
Pickup your rental car
Pick up the rental car for the drive to explore Izu’s southern tip, white sand beaches and majestic coastline.
Enjoy the white sands and crystal water in summer, or walk the water in the cooler seasons.
Venture out into the Pacific ocean, beginner to intermediate and advanced options to suit all.
Local Guest House
Enjoy a warm welcome at one of the many local guest houses.
Nanohana Yellow Blossoms
In early spring, wander the walkways amongst the sun yellow of the Japanese Nanohana flowers
Minami Izu Geopark Visitor Centre
Situated right next to a picturesque river lined with cherry blossoms in the spring, indulge the many food stalls and shops which pop up spring through to autumn, or enjoy kayaking along the river.
Seaside town of Koura
Enjoy the stunning drive up the west coast of Izu & visit this quaint seaside village. Wander around town or venture into the hills or up the coast for short hikes and astounding views.
Sea Monkey Park
See the sea monkeys living along the izu coastline.
Trains to Tokyo
Return the rental car to Izukyu Shimoda station and take the train back to Atami to change to the bullet train back to Tokyo.