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Kurobe Dam

Ashikuraji, Nakaniikawa-gun, Tateyama-machi 930-1406, Toyama Prefecture
+81 261-22-0804
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The dam is stunning and was the top mark of the alpine route for us. The stairs up to the viewpoint... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Johan S
Uppsala, Sweden
via mobile
2nd experience visiting Kurobe Dam...

I was visiting Kurobe Dam in late 90's and I was really glad I was able to be back again this time... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bambang S
Semarang, Indonesia
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Ashikuraji, Nakaniikawa-gun, Tateyama-machi 930-1406, Toyama Prefecture
+81 261-22-0804
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The dam is stunning and was the top mark of the alpine route for us. The stairs up to the viewpoint are a bit scary, but you can walk around the inside and get up there instead, if you don't dare to take the ordinary...More

Thank Johan S
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was visiting Kurobe Dam in late 90's and I was really glad I was able to be back again this time. Both of me and my wife really enjoyed being here during our visit last May but the weather (rain) forced us to cut...More

Thank Bambang S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Do you know:-10 mil ppl worked on the dam construction following WW2(where JP faces a severe energy shortage then) & 171 lost their lives in the process? Anyway, I had fun here. Officially, the walk should be around 20 mins to get to the kurobe...More

Thank Yenyenyenyenyen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to walk pass this dam when you go on the alpine route. The views on both sides are awesome. If you fly drones, this is the place to fly free, winds can be a bit strong.

Thank Hyppe
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

light snow fall during passing the dam. a great view. cold and breeze. wear winter jacket during april, check the necessary clothing on their official website.

Thank dolin_wj
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This place must be seen, how deep is this Dam Aesthetics and architecture should be given a high score If the snow season then the water will freeze into ice

Thank hendriong
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Visited Kurobe Dam on Apr 18, the weather was beautiful with the sun beaming down. This causes the surrounding scenes great for photos.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A stop along the tateyama alpine route to the Ice wall. Good for taking scenic shots, and nothing much else, since it's a dam

Thank bcheong
Reviewed 2 December 2016

It took us over 4 hours by train and bus to reach the Kurobe Dam from Nagoya. The bus ride from Ogizawa to the Dam was about 15 minutes through a 6-Km tunnel. It was windy and cold on to of the dam. There is...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Its a long way up to this Kurobe dam. Autumn is beautiful, recommend late oct tho! There were some small cafe to chill out and many different viewing points to capture the dam. Manage to spot a rainbow from the dam. Awesome!

Thank PEili K
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