Sabusawa island, Urato, Miyagi.
Urato islands are located at the entrance of Matsushima bay in Shiogama City, Miaygi.
Matsushima bay has more than 300 islands, but technically 230 of them are officially
recognized as island and the rest are reefs and sunken rocks.
Among them, Urato islands consist of Katsura island, Nono island, Sabusawa island, and
Hou island, all of which have residents, and 53 desert islands that have names, as well as
many desert islands that do not have names.
Sabusawa island has a scenic spot like this.
Also, it’s going to be a peak season of abalone and seas urchin catching. (June-July).
Although these islands suffered severe damage due to the tsunami in 2011, it still is an
beautiful scenic spot in Shiogama City.
How about getting on a ship and enjoy the special scenery.
Sabusawa island, Shiogama City, Miyagi.
Access: About 46 minutes from Marine Gate Shiogama by ship.