A beautiful island only 5 min. from Ushimado by ferry.
Also called Midorijima Island (Green Isle), Maejima Island is a National Park. Visitors can enjoy sea kayaking, fishing, and camping. Cycling along the 10-km long road is a great way to see the island. Rental bicycles are available. Cars can be rented in Ushimado and brought by ferry. Visitors are treated to beautiful sunsets from a spot selected for inclusion in the 100 most beautiful sunsets in Japan. Cabbage fields can be seen in winter. Eight inns are available, and some private inns offer oyster meals.
- Ushimado, Ushimado Town, Setouchi City, Okayama Prefecture
- 30 min. from JR Oku Station by bus bound for Ushimado, and then 5 min. by ferry from Ushimado Port.