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“Closest Waterfall to the Nikko Temples”
18 Sep 2018
“Lovely autumn colors and misty mountain”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here during autumn and the colours were nice. There were trails leading to the waterfall, which are mostly flat, with some staircases, hence make the journey easy. The only thing I would advise other travellers to be more careful is about the bus...More

Thank Rosemary6015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Nikko during autumn, and you are not breve enough to go up Chuzenji, then this is the nearest waterfall near the temples and the Tobu Nikko Station. If you are using the heritage pass, you have to buy the additional pass...More

Thank altair06
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous waterfall but it’s the only thing up there. We walked from nikko station and it took about 45 mins. The first 1/3 of the road has a sidewalk but the rest does not. We were planning to do some more hiking up there but...More

Thank Daylebag
Reviewed 18 September 2018

It’s an easy bus ride from Nikko. The bus stop is a 10-15 minute walk to the viewing platform for the falls. Do check the return bus schedule before you head out. The walk in to the falls through a woodland forest involves a gravel...More

Thank hfot2
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Falls 10minutes away from nikko station. We can easily go there by bus . By stop it is 700m away thats why we cant able to go down to see view of falls because we have to catched last bus up to stop. But we...More

Thank Surakshya L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We took a walk here late one afternoon and were pleased we did. It's a pleasant walk in lovely surroundings. A nice cake shop/restaurant if you want a pitstop. Very scenic.

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

A short walk in the mist to this waterfall. Was very beautiful and a little surreal in the mist. The mountains are called the Misty Mountains.

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here with our three young kids. It's an easy walk to falls but be prepared many stairs if you with someone with mobility issues. The falls are pretty and I thought full, though it had just been raining and I had read so...More

Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed 25 October 2015

If you would like to soak into the autumn atmosphere of Japan. This is the place to enjoy the spectacular colors of the Japanese Maple. However, the fall can be a distance but you will get to enjoy the sound of waterfall. Please be cautioned...More

Thank KEVIN T
Reviewed 16 November 2014

This is closer to town and fun to see in the fall with autumn colors. This is also a rest stop with several restaurants. The Lodge at the top of the hill has a nice rustic decor with lots of windows and light and an...More

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