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Hiji waterfall

781-1 Hiji, Kunigami-gun, Kunigami-son 905-1413, Okinawa Prefecture
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Waterfall workout

In general this was a beautiful hike...lovely foliage, beautiful butterflies, birds, other... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Martha H
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Hamilton, Virginia
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Peaceful nature walk

This was a good walk for an overcast day with the kids. 500¥ per adult and 300¥ per kid. Borrowed a... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Mamapickels
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16 Apr 2017
“Peaceful nature walk”
22 Nov 2016
“Tough hike and small waterfall”
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781-1 Hiji, Kunigami-gun, Kunigami-son 905-1413, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In general this was a beautiful hike...lovely foliage, beautiful butterflies, birds, other wildlife, and a pretty waterfall. However, as others have written it was a steep hike with lots of up and down stairs. The heat and humidity only added to the effort. My son-in-law...More

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was a good walk for an overcast day with the kids. 500¥ per adult and 300¥ per kid. Borrowed a bamboo walking stick for authenticity. Some steep parts but there's no hurry to finish. Plenty of bird watchers along the walk and the suspension...More

Thank Mamapickels
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

the waterfalls hike was okay because of the well prepared trail. they made it very safe and can be done with small kids. the bridge was very sturdy and the path has anti slip or skid planks in most parts. the handrails are every where....More

Thank isayqc
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I went there with my daughter (she lives there), we took the trail to the falls. There is alot of steps and bridges and walkways, and it says it is about a mile, but that would be on flatland! There are several stair cases, from...More

1  Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 23 November 2016

It's about 2KM hike to the waterfall. You can either follow the riverbank or the forest trail. The forest trail can be quite challenging for somes as it consists of long staircase and steep gradients. Not a big waterfall.

Thank JSeng
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Why doesn't anyone tell us it closes at 3pm. We drove all the way here with a traffic that is worse than a funeral procession at 15km - traffic jam for no reason. The usual speed limit is 40km normally and if you are lucky...More

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I hiked this waterfall with my 6 yr old and my husband. There are a lot of stairs, so I would say you need to be able to walk a good bit. I will be living in Okinawa for a few years so I would...More

Thank Ally M
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The hike to Hiji Waterfall is interesting. It basically follows a small river, and while the river remains at about the same level from start to finish, you still go up and down a bunch of stairs every few minutes. I'm overweight, so it was...More

Thank Lisbeth M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I took a bus from Nago to see the Hiji waterfall - grab a bamboo stick and go into the forest. I saw huge butterflies, lizards and salamanders on the way in!

Thank PsychoSavager
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Don't take your dogs. Even though there are NO signs or notices on any of their pamphlets or website- you will drive way out there and waste your time. Probably beautiful but we wouldn't know.

Thank KHRISTINA S
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Janice N
I have a 3 and 6yrs old. we are fairly active at home. Will this hike be too challenging for kids?
18 September 2016|
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Bev R
Are there restrooms along the trail should you have to relieve yourself?
25 June 2015|
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You may go to bath room at the gate.
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