DO: Climb up the second oldest lighthouse in Japan, originally built in 1869. Both the lighthouse itself and the view from the top are beautiful. Admission includes entry to the lighthouse museum, where you can learn about the history behind the lighthouse. Be sure to take a walk around the surrounding park as well, where the Shirahama Ama Festival is held in July.
FEE: 200 yen for adults, free for children
(closed on days with particularly bad weather)
BUS: You can take the Awa Shirahama (安房白浜) bus from Tateyama Station (館山駅) to the Nojimazaki Lighthouse Entrance (野島崎灯台入口).
WHERE: Minamiboso City, Shirahama-chou, Shirahama 630