Cape Nyudozaki Lighthouse Exhibition Room

The Cape Nyudozaki lighthouse is famous, having been designated as one of the 50 Great Lighthouses of Japan. First lit in 1898, the 28m tall lighthouse emits a white light every 15 seconds which can be seen from 37km away. As you climb Cape Nyudozaki to reach the lighthouse, you get a beautiful view of the beach and Mizushima Rocks off the coast. The lighthouse also contains an exhibition room where you can learn about the lighthouse’s history.

Hours: Late April through Early November, 9:00am-4:00pm

Fee: 200 yen general admission/free for children aged 12 and under (lighthouse exhibition room)

Inquiries: Akita Coast Guard Office Tel 018-845-1624

North Coast