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Chomonkyo Gorge

Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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Off the beaten path

I had read about this place, but one needs to have a car to get there. As you drive, you will come... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Rick28200
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San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
via mobile
Unbelievably lovely walk

Along a river this is a stunning walk. It is particularly lovely in spring and autumn. Half way... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
tes108
,
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good60%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
19 Apr 2017
“Off the beaten path”
1 Apr 2017
“Unbelievably lovely walk”
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Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

I had read about this place, but one needs to have a car to get there. As you drive, you will come to a signage showing the place to park the car. I was alone sitting by the creek and watching the Sakura. It was...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2017

Along a river this is a stunning walk. It is particularly lovely in spring and autumn. Half way along you can have tea at a rustic establishment suspended over the river. Dip your feet in the clear water and have them nibbled by tiny hungry...More

Thank tes108
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Chomonkyo Gorge was formed after stopping old-Tsuwano-river (from Kidoyama to Matsuda city) at Tsuwano-town (by Mt. Aonoyama volcano) , then it flows back to present Chomonkyo to run cross by Gorge as Abu-river to Hagi city now.

Thank 仁保太郎
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Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you are in Yamaguchi area and have some time to spare, Chomonkyo Gorge can be a good option to explore if weather is good. The only public transport access I could find was single coach local train (JR) service leaving from Yamaguchi city towards...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2013

The water level can rise rapidly if it rains a lot. This can even flood the trail and you will be stranded! Beautiful on a nice day, but steer clear if it is raining. You wouldn't want emergency rescue personnel to have to come and...More

3  Thank ayoshi
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