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Senhiro Waterfall

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Address: Hara, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4200, Kagoshima Prefecture

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Wild Waters of Yakushima

We expected a waterfall. We never expected there would be several massive falls on many levels. Spread over the edge of a single ravine, you can walk a paved road to seveal... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Nelson4704
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Yokosuka, Japan

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

A beautiful place in Yakushima, easily accessible by car. No need to walk for hours. And don't forget to get to the little table hidden at the entrance, at the top of a small path, if you want to have a lunch in front of the waterfall and the sea.

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Menton, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We only paid a brief visit here as it was getting dark, but still impressive and not too far to walk from the car park

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Yokosuka, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We expected a waterfall. We never expected there would be several massive falls on many levels. Spread over the edge of a single ravine, you can walk a paved road to seveal viewpoints. We were on a tour bus but you can take a taxi or local bus. Also, take an umbrella.

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Thank Nelson4704
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We had to make two visits to see this waterfall. The first day, we couldn't see anything because of thick fog. Next day, we made an effort to go back there as someone told us we shouldn't miss it. It was worth going back. An interesting contrast between the waterfall and the rock surface.

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Thank Pengapa
Nagano, Japan
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

遠くから見える滝です。滝の横に巨大な一枚岩がありました。すごい自然のエネルギーを感じて、しばらく見ていたいと思いました。 This is a waterfall that you can see from far away. There is a huge rock on the side. You can really feel the force of nature here and I felt like I wanted to watch it for a long time.

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Thank Amy T
San Francisco, California, United States
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Simple walk worth it to go on. About 20 minute drive from JR Hotel and 5 minute walk. Nice store nearby for refreshments and souvenirs.

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Chiba Prefecture, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Splendid. should go there after rain. can go by car and short walk from car lot. good location and good sight. recommend.

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Guangzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 472 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This beautiful fall can be viewed from a distance. A good camera will be able to take all the stunning close up scenic views.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Had the overlook to ourselves later in the day around 4:30pm. English sign along the highway directed us take the turn off the highway, but our GPS was amazing and got us the rest of the way there. Definitely worth a quick stop & picture.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

The area was packed and took awhile to get a good picture. The view is great but be sure to go on a clear day as when it is cloudy you miss out on a lot of the view.

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