Shirahama Beach


Sasebo Port Tawaragaura Peninsula/Kougozaki/Hario Island

It is very popular beach resort in Sasebo having a beautiful white sand beach.

The clear blue water to the horizen and its white sandy beach. Shirahama Beach is the largest beach in Sasebo.

3506 Tawaragaura-cho, Sasebo, Nagasaki pref.
Phone number
【During the season】Shirahama Kaihin Center:0956-28-6099 / 【Out of season】Sasebo City Park Greening Division:0956-24-1111
Business hours
Beach opens on the second Saturday of July through August 20th
【Weekdays】 9:00AM - 5:00PM
【Weekends & Holidays】 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Adult (High school students and above) ¥420 / Elementary school student ¥260
Camp ground open from April 10 - Oct. 31 ( reservation call accepted from April 1 )
For inquiries and reservations, please call: 0956-28-6006 ( Shirahama Camp Ground ) during the opening period, or 0956-24-1111 ( Sasebo City Park and Greenery Section) outside the opening period.
250 cars
By car/ Approx. 40 min. from Sasebo Station
By bus/ Approx. 45 min. from Sasebo Ekimae Bus Terminal by the bus bound for "Tawaragaura", get off at "Tawaragaura Yubinkyoku mae"( in front of post office ), 15 min. on foot.