Find Muroto World Geopark!
Muroto UNESCO World Geopark is located in the Muroto peninsula in eastern Kochi Prefecture, is Muroto the entire range of the area 248.20km2. At the Muroto cape site, sand and the mud which accumulated about 16 million years ago in deep sea can be touched. "Basalt" observable at the Hioki fishing port is the rock which magma got cold and became hard. Thus, formation of the new ground and the dynamism of the earth to change are realizable.