Megane-iwa (Glasses shaped rock )

Made by a monster?! Sasebo's famous fairy tale came out of this site!

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It is an enormous, strange-looking rock with a height of 10 meters and the width of 20 meters which has holes gigantically hollowed out like glasses, and there is a legend that a monster did it. It is also one of the "Hirado Hakkei(the top eight scenery)" that Lord of Hirado domain loved.


Address 857-0135 長崎県佐世保市瀬戸越町868
TEL 0956-22-6630(佐世保観光情報センター(JR佐世保駅構内))
Price Admission free
Parking Free parking spaces available
Access By car/ Approx. 15 min. from Nishikyushu Exp. Way Sasebo Chuo IC.
By bus/ Approx. 16 min. from Sasebo Station by the bus bound for "Ohno・Yamine area". Get off at "Sakaigi", 10 min. on foot.


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