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Nachi Otaki

Nachiyama, Higashimuro-gun, Nachikatsura-cho 649-5301, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 735-55-0321
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So breathtaking!!

The view was just breathtaking, so beautiful and spiritual. The rock road was hard to walk but I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kobe, Japan
Superb waterfall

This is a spectacular waterfall in great settings. The combination of the Nachi Taisha shrine is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vladimir B
Martin, Slovakia
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Nachiyama, Higashimuro-gun, Nachikatsura-cho 649-5301, Wakayama Prefecture
+81 735-55-0321
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The view was just breathtaking, so beautiful and spiritual. The rock road was hard to walk but I enjoyed the historical beauty. I found people don't speak English there that much but they are really king and nice. Most of them understand some English words....More

Thank emilyangels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a spectacular waterfall in great settings. The combination of the Nachi Taisha shrine is fantastic. A must see location.

Thank Vladimir B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There are many interesting things to see in this area. These waterfalls figure in the top ones. It's worth a walk at the end of your trip to check them out as you walk down from the shrines.

Thank Voodew
Reviewed 17 June 2017

From the 3-tiered pagoda, getting to the water fall was pretty dangerous for oldsters. The trail was old rocky stairs and it is easy to trip on and very steep in some places. Then when you get to the place to view it, you have...More

Thank DYA717
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very impressive to see Japan's tallest waterfalls, right along the 3rd Grand Shrine, Nachi Taisha. You can even walk down near the water to get a better feel and view.

Thank Nonnapn
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Nachi Waterfall is a bit off the beaten track and not close to any shinkansen lines so it's a bit of a trip to get there from Osaka or Kyoto at 4.5 hours each way. The area is essentially the end of the Kumano Kodo...More

Thank inefekt
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Even though it require 3 hours JR from Wakayama plus 20min bus to the Temple, but I still recommend you to getting off from the "大門坂Daimon-zaka" bus stop, because it could make you enjoy the full refreshing soul journey, go through the ancient mountain route,...More

Thank bird415
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It is more the serene setting, after trekking the Kumano Kodo, than the waterfall itself that I found attractive (seen one, seen them all). The path leading up to the site is nice, with mossy trees all around. You can pay extra to walk up...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Stunning view of water fall. easy access by bus. fee may be required for better views and drinking for water from waterfall.

Thank thisismypen
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing view of the waterfall. You can relax and enjoy the sound of it. There are some shops nearby and toilet is available. Bus-stop is nearby too if you are not hiking the trail.

Thank winterpine
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