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Beautiful view of Seto Inland Sea

Drive all the way up to the Washuzan Observatory Post. The Seto Inland Sea, as well as the Seto... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
Singapore, Singapore
Nice view of the Great Seto Bridge

I visited this area back in 2013. At the time, the weather wasn't too good as it was December... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Drive all the way up to the Washuzan Observatory Post. The Seto Inland Sea, as well as the Seto Ohashi Bridge, is beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kaywai
Reviewed May 1, 2018

I visited this area back in 2013. At the time, the weather wasn't too good as it was December. However, the surroundings were really cool, you get a nice view of the Seto-Ohashi if you climb to the top the mountain. You can see very...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KalleUs
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Mount Washu (鷲羽山, Washuzan) is located in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan. It is also part of the Setonaikai National Park, Japan's first national park. The name of the 133 m (436 ft) Mount Washu came from the shape of the mountain which looks like an eagle...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank jameshuang
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Nice place for a walk in the nature and to take nice pictures of the seto bridge, especially at sunset. Kojima hotel is not far from there.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Filippo N
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

How to go ! 1) take a train to Kojima sta. 2) take a bus at terminal 4 to Washuzan mt. take 20 min , you can ask the tourist information at the train station for the bus schedule. 3) enjoy your trip ;)

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank ArsAn P
Reviewed December 24, 2016

I would not classify this as an attraction in the sense of a place with things to see inside. Rather, you are there to have a clear view of the Great Seto Bridges that connect the islands ahead. There is no need to hike up...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ruckdee
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Very good view of Setonaikai(Sea) and Seto-Ohashi(bridge) but access by public transportation is not good.The bus runs every hour so it is not frequent.At the view point there are visitor center and cafe , but nothing else.If you take a taxi from the railway station...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank GAIDA2014
Reviewed May 1, 2016

This is a very impressive place to visit. Seto Ohashi (Seto Great Bridge) is an engineering marvel, as well as making a great photo. Not really accessible by public transport but if you are on a self-drive trip to the area, well worth the detour.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Greg V
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

My grandparents live here, and my dad grew up here. It's so pretty and there aren't many people. I love watching the boats go under the bridge, it's so relaxing. The walk up to the top is tough for my grandmother because she is frail,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank LoveTravel620110
Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

I guess I lucked out on the day I picked to check out Washuzan. It got cloudy as I was on the way the way there and it was a full on rain by the time I walked up. If you're hoping to get a...More

3  Thank KngG2
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