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Just like an undersea palace! If you want to see sea turtles, visit Hachijojima Island, the closest tropical place to Tokyo.
Surrounded by marine blue-colored ocean, Hachijojima Island is a paradise for divers, with diving points everywhere around it. There are more than 700 kinds of marine creatures, creating a place just like an undersea palace! It is said that the chance of your coming across sea turtles is over 90%. If you have never tried snorkeling or you only have a bathing suit, you can still enjoy looking for sea turtles by joining one of a rich selection of snorkeling tours. Go to the tropical island close to Tokyo to see sea turtles this summer!
Hachijojima Tourism Association