This beach park, a ten-minute walk from Nishikihama Station of the Nankai Electric Railway main line (less than one hour from downtown Osaka), is popular for its easy accessibility.
Visitors can enjoy digging clams at the beach from early April to early June and bathing in the sea from July 1 to August 31. The park is full of people enjoying various marine and beach activities, including families and young windsurfing and jet-ski enthusiasts. The park also has facilities for barbecuing. “Nishiki” (literarily two colors) in “Nishikinohama” refers to the white of the 1 km-long sand beach and the green of the pine groves. Nishikinohama beach has long been well known as place of scenic beauty and has been designated as one of the 100 most scenic greenery spots in Osaka. It is recommendable to watch the sun setting in Osaka Bay, while taking a walk along the beach.
Address: 597-0062 859-1 Sawa, Kaizuka City, Osaka
July 1 – Aug. 31
Holiday Swimming off-season (10 months)
Transportation: 10 min. walk from Nishikinohama Sta. on the Nankai Line