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Nabegataki Falls

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Beautiful & worth it

You can get very close to the water fall, wondering anyone's swim during summer? They provide... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
Singapore, Singapore
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Nice to be able to see a waterfall from behind

Cool and pleasant even in hot summer weather. We visited after heavy rains so there was more flow... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Benjamin M
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All reviews nice waterfall during summer flow nature mins photographs form kumamoto spray
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Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

You can get very close to the water fall, wondering anyone's swim during summer? They provide walking stick for people as some area are slippery, the entrance with 2 cute kumamoto bears for photographs.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank AHK2960
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Cool and pleasant even in hot summer weather. We visited after heavy rains so there was more flow and more spray than usual, but it made for good photos and a fun stop.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Benjamin M
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for photo taking. My understanding is that this waterfall place is form during one of the volcano eruption. Worth going for a nice desktop background picture.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 748maxl
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

With nice view, easy parking, and able to walk behind water fall. Generally speaking 30-60 mins is sufficient for the visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DarkH
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

After walking a few stairs you quickly see this very nice waterfall. The good thing is that you can walk behind it if you a bit in shape. There is some spray so good idea to bring something to protect your camera. You can make...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank HarTeeuw
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice walk along the river and waterfall. The waterfall is beautiful and the ability to walk behind the waterfall is nice. Don't expect a hike though, it won't take you more than 15 minutes in total

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank thijswes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

It is not a large fall. I would recommend a visit to this wonderful fall. If you come during summer or autumn, have a picnic there. You can get behind the fall because of a deep cave behind the fall. Beautiful settings.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank tfphang
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This place was a backup destination because Kikuchi Valley was closed. I’m glad we were able to come here - its not a big falls, but its seriously gushing and a big bonus, one can walk behind safely to the other side. Going behind a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jeremy_C_MH
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very nice place to see the backside of the waterfall. As I went on a weekday morning, there were few people, and I was able to take a lot of pictures of beautiful autumn leaves and waterfall. It is a place to go absolutely. 滝の裏側を見れるとても素敵な場所。平日の朝にいったこともあり、人も少なく、綺麗な紅葉と瀧の写真をたくさんとることができました。

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 愛子 柿
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This is a popular spot for tourists so expect plenty of other people trying to take selfies and group shots. There is also a parking lot if you have a car. The waterfall itself is about a 3 minute walk from the lot.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Christofer G
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