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Impressive scenery.

From here we had a fantastic view of the rolling mountains, deep valleys and gorges. Be careful... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Helen C
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Hong Kong, China
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Spectacular views

I stayed for two nights at the Hotel Iya Onsen, which is a short walk from the Peeing Boy statue... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
BigTA
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Arlington, Virginia
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All reviews peeing boy oncoming traffic great drive both directions be careful iya onsen nice spot the vine statue roads nishi valley
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

From here we had a fantastic view of the rolling mountains, deep valleys and gorges. Be careful for those who have problem with heights. For the courageous ones, standing on the stone concret gives a nice photo of the peeing boy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen C
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I stayed for two nights at the Hotel Iya Onsen, which is a short walk from the Peeing Boy statue and a short drive from the "Hi" or "J" gorge view. Beautiful scenery.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BigTA
Reviewed 11 June 2018

It is interesting and good for picture if you happen to drive past. But it is too simple and not worthy for an intentional visit out of your way.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Victor K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

AirBNB at Coco X Cross. A GREAT AND CHEAP PLACE TO STAY (I don't give shout outs like this unless I get great service). Rental car from カースタレンタカー西阿波みかも店 (Caster Renta-Car Nishi Awa-Mikamo). (They worked very hard to help me get a car and my daughter...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Matt H
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Nice spot to take a photo, however as stated with other reviews the roads leading to this is narrow and need to pay extra attention to oncoming traffic. There is a very nice onsen hotel nearby this statue, so it would be a good idea...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jamie Chun Wai N
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

The valley is definitely scenic. Spare two nights in the valley in one of the onsen hotels so that we can visit most of the scenic spots.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ChungkaiSin
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The road is narrow, winding and uphill / downhill, to be shared by vehicles from both directions, so slow speed and extra care should be maintained at all times. The drive up to the spot was scenic and worth stopping whenever there was a safe...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank bkpkwok
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It is a statue of peeing boy located on the small mountain cliff. it is interesting as it situated in such way that it feels like boy is peeing in the river.Awesome view of the valley from the place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jaineshshah
Reviewed 10 June 2017

For entering or exiting the Iya Valley this is a much nicer way than via Oboke, so its worth going out of your way for it (it takes about 10 or 15 minutes longer from Ikeda to go this way instead of through Oboke). Be...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank PatMo84
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We found some ppl go hiking there but we went there by car. you can find some place to stop and see the scenic view.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JaniceAuYeung
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