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Shimanto River

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Address: 787-1606, Kochi Prefecture
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Shimanto River is definitely a gem. The river is clear and refreshing. I got a boat and the guide showed me how they caught shrimps and eels. There was also a great flood once and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 July 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Shimanto River is definitely a gem. The river is clear and refreshing. I got a boat and the guide showed me how they caught shrimps and eels. There was also a great flood once and you could the marking near the shore where you get on the boat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

I have heard that Shimantokawa is said to be the last clear stream in Japan. So I went there by a tour bus (departure from Sta. Nakamura at 8 on every weekends and holidays). And it didn't let me down. Words cannot express what I felt at that time. Just go there to experience by yourself: riding on a small... More 

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