Horikiri Pass & Roadside Station "Phoenix"
Here you can view Nichinan coast's most magnificent scenery, with the Pacific Ocean spread out below, wave-shape rocks along the coastline and shore lined with Phoenix palms.
Roadside Station “Phoenix” (formerly Phoenix Drive-In)
Break spot in Nichinan Beach Drive with flower blossoms. Beautiful flowers blooms in tropical atmosphere.
1F: Souvenir and softcreams with local herb , shrimp and mango flavor.
3F: Sight View Floor
Go down the sidewalk will lead you to the "Oni no Sentaku Ita" beach.
In the honeymoon boom period of the late 60s and early 70s, Aoshima, the Nichinan coast and Horikiri Pass became major tourist destinations
At that time, Phoenix Drive-In, as it was called, was a popular destination Currently, it still remains there, although it is now called Roadside Station “Phoenix” (since April 16, 2005).
|Location:||Banchi-1, Uchiumiazamiike 381, Miyazaki City|
|Area:||Approx. 6ha（total floor space 991.5m²)|
|Transportation:||Bus/ 35 minutes from Miyako City by bus bound for Nichinan. Get off at Horikiri Pass.|
+81-985-65-2773 (Phoenix Co., Ltd. management)
+81-985-65-2785 (2F Restaurant Horikiri )
|Open Hours:||9am - 6pm (varies depending on the season)|
Parking at Horikiri pass: Free
Parking at Roadside Station “Phoenix”: Free. (Disabled parking spaces also available)
No: At Horikiri Pass (*Use the toilets 1km south at Roadside Station “Phoenix”)
Yes: At Roadside Station “Phoenix” (toilet for wheelchair)
*If you use the national highway 220 bypass, be sure to check the road signs (turn into an old road whilst going uphill).