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Kamba Falls

640 Kamba, Maniwa 717-0004, Okayama Prefecture
+81 867-44-2701
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Beautiful waterfall

I have a fondness for waterfalls, and this one was right up my alley. Situated up the side of one... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
katjordan93
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Silver Spring, Maryland
Amazing Waterfall

Kanban waterfall is simply beautiful and stunning, a raw powerful force of nature. The entrance... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
zeekay91
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640 Kamba, Maniwa 717-0004, Okayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have a fondness for waterfalls, and this one was right up my alley. Situated up the side of one of Maniwa's many mountains, Kanba Falls is absolutely gorgeous. It's a super tall water fall that just keeps falling, with a lot of little intricacies...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Kanban waterfall is simply beautiful and stunning, a raw powerful force of nature. The entrance price is 300 yen, but totally worth it. The path leading up to the falls follows the river created from it, which is lovely. The area feels cool and crisp....More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is a little bit of a walk up to the waterfall - ranked as one of Japan's top 100 waterfalls - but totally worth it! I've been 3 times and still not seen the resident monkeys (sadly, especially since most of my friends have),...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Visited here with no expectation but just wished some cooling down but I was wrong. From the entrance, just more than ten minutes walk takes you to the spot that amases you. Comparing Naiagara falls or Iguasu, it is so small tiny fall but it...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Came here on hotel personnel's advise. It is selected as one of Japan's 100 major waterfalls. There's a small entry fee of ¥300 per adult and if you collect souvenir stamps they have it here too. Sometimes there will be monkeys in the area so...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2015

Kanba falls is hardwork, a lot of walking up the hill to see the waterfall. Just pace yourself and rest. The cool air and the running waters will let you catch your breath in no time. towards the end, one must climb an gentle slope...More

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