Kataonami Beach (Wakayama)

calendarJul 27 2017
Kataonami is one of the longest beaches in the area, stretching for approximately 1200 meters. It can be reached easily by bus from either of the main train stations in Wakayama City.Kataonami Beach and Tamatsushima in Wakanoura are scenic spots from the ancient times. Many people write Waka. Waka is Classical style Japanese poem. Manyoshu that is oldest existing collection of Japanese poetry was written 13 poems. According to Manyoshu, Yamabe no Akahito with Emperor Shomu wrote the poem.Kataonami was named the beach.