Ose Beach (Hitachi City)
Ouse beach is the closest beach to JR Hitachi station. At high tide, sea water fills up hollows in the rocks along the shore forming natural pools perfect for children to play in.
The beach also hosts a Summer festival every year.
Osecho, Hitachi City
Hitachi City Tourism Association
By car: around 15 minutes from Hitachi-Chuo IC on the Joban Expressway.
By train: around 10 minutes on foot from Hitachi Station on the JR Joban Line.
PARKING70 spaces (normal cars ¥1000/day, large vehicles ¥2000/day, motorbikes ¥200/day)
HOURSOfficial Swimming Season: mid-July to mid-August