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Genbi-kei

Iwai-gawa, Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture
+81 191-23-2350
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Short trip to eat flying dango on my way to Hokkaido

I heard about a flying dango shop in Genbikei Gorge, it cost 400 yen! I rode a bus to get here, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jacq_Tanoto
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New experience of cruising

Geibikei cruising in winter is giving new experience by sitting in the warm table along the gorge... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Rujikun S
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Iwai-gawa, Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture
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+81 191-23-2350
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard about a flying dango shop in Genbikei Gorge, it cost 400 yen! I rode a bus to get here, and from the bus stop you'll find the tengu bridge and then you'll find a tiny gazebo, beside the gazebo there's a rope with...More

Thank Jacq_Tanoto
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Geibikei cruising in winter is giving new experience by sitting in the warm table along the gorge of Geibikei and you can feed the ducks along the way. very nice and fun

Thank Rujikun S
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This gorge as it was rather small, although the rocks were interesting at least. I was amused by the zipline attached by the restaurant at the other side of the ravine where you could purchase Japanese dumplings on a skewer. The restaurant and its good...More

Thank RolleingStone
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

It was amazing boat trip! Especially during autumn leaves! Must see place! You can feed ducks and fish

Thank Assem A
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Entertaining and visionally pleasing. You make you way down to a pergola on the opposite side of the river to which the food is made. You place your order in the basket which is attached to a guild line thats is pull over the cravenness...More

Thank 50johno
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

This isn't a place to base your trip around but certainly a must if you are travelling to the area. The gorge is beautiful; stunning blue water, a beautiful rocky gorge with heavy flowing water and nice walks. We were there in Autumn so the...More

1  Thank p_alewood
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Genbikei is small compared to Geibikei (the one with boats) but I enjoyed my visit. Paths lead along the banks of the gorge, with views of eroded rock and swirling water. There's a swaying little suspension bridge. Looks of happy people but not crowded. It's...More

Thank RogerR-Phila
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

If you have some 30-60 minutes to spare and come close to this spot it is worth stopping for a short break possibly including some snack or drink in one of the nice CAFÉEs or restaurants close by. You will find a rocky river gorge...More

Thank Melf B
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Genbei-kei George is a small gorge, that being said one should remember that most natural features in Japan are not on the scale of those in Canada or America. None-the-less it has a certain charm and is worth the time if you are in Ichinoseki....More

Thank Ted C
Reviewed 11 January 2014

This little gorge is worth stopping by if you're travelling by car, but perhaps not worth a special bus trip out. Depending on recent rainfall (we were there just two days after a major typhoon passed over) the amount of water coming through this narrow...More

2  Thank Banda-in-Japan
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Cik Nadiah R
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Response from Rujikun S | Reviewed this property |
You can walk 6 mins from Genbikei Station (Dragon Rail) , reference from google map direction.
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