Which beaches to choose for the summer this year? The coast of Shimoda is lined with beaches large and small, each with a distinct character. Shimoda’s emerald green ocean and white sands will linger long in your memory. Satoura Beach has the gentlest waves among the beaches in Shimoda. The water is high in transparency and ideal for families. A popular offshore location for wind surfing. This summer, as always, Shimoda welcomes visitors as the most accessible resort in Japan.