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Nachi Otaki

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Address: Nachiyama, Higashimuro-gun, Nachikatsura-cho 649-5301, Wakayama Prefecture
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Water fall in Wakayama

133 meter height if you visit Wakayama why not here. Good to drive there than public transport (unless you have time). Many points to take good photos. Why not spend few donations... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chaturon C
Kaeng Krachan, Thailand
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Kaeng Krachan, Thailand
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

133 meter height if you visit Wakayama why not here. Good to drive there than public transport (unless you have time). Many points to take good photos. Why not spend few donations for some good wishes.

Thank Chaturon C
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105 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice falls to visit. The water tastes refreshing. There is an entrance fee of 300 yen and you need to pay 100 yen for drinking through a ceramic bowl. Bringing your own bottle is also a good idea.

Thank djtravelbug
Singapore, Singapore
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64 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Learnt that this was the tallest fall in Japan. This is a relatively small fall as compared to many others that I have visited in other countries. If you are there just for the fall, didn't find the trip worthwhile. No one is allowed to go too near the fall. However combing the fall with the visit of the village... More 

Thank GoingGoingGone04
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Breathtakingly beautiful setting. It's a east]y drive or an invigorating walk but well worth the visit.

Thank InkySwallows
San Francisco, California
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90 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Much more than just a waterfall, since ancient times it has been viewed as an important deity and therefore has important cultural significance in Japan. It should be approached with respect and an open mind. Said to have mystical powers, we in fact saw a few remarkable things here.

1 Thank SanFranMan2000
Macau, China
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I travelled to Japan with tour group in 2014 and I had so much “first time” in the trip. That was my first time travel with my family and also my first time visit Japan. I was excited before this trip since I like Japan very much. We went to Wakayama and Osaka and Nachi Otaki was one of our... More 

Thank Raph_Fong
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674 reviews
345 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The location and view and setting and pretty much everything about the falls is amazing. We saw it on a blustery, rainy day, which added to the pleasure. There was a tsugi fire int he offering pot, adding the smell of wood smoke to the overall experience, and..yeah, just lovely. The experience is amplified by the lord of the rings... More 

1 Thank hfulghum
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52 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Really nice trip to see the waterfall and the temples around it! The waterfall is so nice and huge, it's a must in our trip to Japan.

Thank Núria P
Hong Kong
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1,443 reviews
560 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 693 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

One of the greatest waterfalls in Japan. A true wonder of nature and so spiritual. The walk down the steps takes you to a magical scene. Just take in the moment, catch your breath. Pay a little to go up closer to the fall. It's well worth it.

1 Thank HKeater
Hong Kong
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60 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We went there from shirahama, it's about one hour drive by the sea. The fall is magnificent. However, most of the shops are closed, perhaps it is not the season. But the good thing is that there were only few visitors so we can take nice pictures.

Thank Tsui K

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