It is said that the prototype of Hogakeura was formed by submarine volcanic activity about 20 million years ago.
a type of rock called tuff of the cliff is easy to collapse, and its surface is always eroded, making plants difficult to root.
These strange rocks are named after the name of Buddha. Its generic name is Hotokegaura.
The color of the sea is also very beautiful in the area.
Sightseeing ships are available from Sai port and Wakinosawa port in the season (Apr- Oct).
Free time of the site is about 30 minutes, if you get on the ships.
You can also go down to the cliff from the parking. But it takes about 1 hour to walk there and back.