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Waterfalls

Waterfall emphasizing "100 best falls in Japan"
There are about 2,500 waterfalls which has more than 5m (17 ft.) high and the constant activity of water.
Japan is also know as the country of mountain and forest which create many beautiful waterfalls all over in Japan.

Kegon Waterfall

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Kegon Waterfall (華厳の滝, Kegonnotaki) is one of the best 100 waterfalls in Japan, and one of the three great falls in Nikko, and one of the three great waterfalls in Japan. Moreover, Kegon waterfall is the most famous waterfall in Japan. It is located Okunikko (奥日光) in Tochigi Prefecture. Kegon waterfall is 97m(326 ft.) high, and 7m width. Water come from Lake Chuzenji (中禅寺湖), and a mount of water falls 2 tons per second. It sometimes increases tremendously after heavy rain. It is a grand view of 97m straight fall.

Tourist Info.
There is parking, restroom, and gift show. 520 yen for Observation deck which located the bottom of the fall. In the rain season, the fall sometimes covered by fog. Check the weather before you visit.

Access
0. at Nikko Station
1. use Tobunikko bus to Kegononotaki iriguchi (45 min.)
2. walk (2 min.)


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Kegon Waterfall

Kegon Waterfall

Area: Tochigi; Nikko (Season: June)


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Fukuroda Waterfall

Fukuroda Waterfall

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Nachi Falls

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Area: Wakayama; Nachi-Shingu (Season: June)


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Joren Fall

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Area: Shizuoka; Izu Peninsula (Season: June)


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