This white lighthouse stands tall atop a cliff overlooking the
Pacific Ocean. This lighthouse has been in use since 1890. It is open to public and is one of the popular tourist spots in . Near the stairway leading upto the Lighthouse, there is a memorial dedicated to the late singer Hibari Misora who is regarded as the queen of Japanese pop. One of her songs was dedicated to the lighthouse and when we visited the Lighthouse,we could hear the song being played. We also saw a lot of visitors also place some flowers near the memorial. Iwaki
The Usuiso and Toyoma beaches are close by.
Open: 8.30 am- 4 pm. (Closed during bad weather)
Address: 34, Yadosaki, Usuiso,
Entrance: Adults ( Incl Jr High school students and above) : Yen 200
Children ( Primary school students and below): Free