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Off the beaten path

I had read about this place, but one needs to have a car to get there. As you drive, you will come... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Rick28200
,
San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
via mobile
Unbelievably lovely walk

Along a river this is a stunning walk. It is particularly lovely in spring and autumn. Half way... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
tes108
,
Ube, Japan
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good59%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
19 Apr 2017
“Off the beaten path”
1 Apr 2017
“Unbelievably lovely walk”
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Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I had read about this place, but one needs to have a car to get there. As you drive, you will come to a signage showing the place to park the car. I was alone sitting by the creek and watching the Sakura. It was...More

Thank Rick28200
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Along a river this is a stunning walk. It is particularly lovely in spring and autumn. Half way along you can have tea at a rustic establishment suspended over the river. Dip your feet in the clear water and have them nibbled by tiny hungry...More

Thank tes108
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Chomonkyo Gorge was formed after stopping old-Tsuwano-river (from Kidoyama to Matsuda city) at Tsuwano-town (by Mt. Aonoyama volcano) , then it flows back to present Chomonkyo to run cross by Gorge as Abu-river to Hagi city now.

Thank 仁保太郎
Reviewed 15 November 2014

If you are in Yamaguchi area and have some time to spare, Chomonkyo Gorge can be a good option to explore if weather is good. The only public transport access I could find was single coach local train (JR) service leaving from Yamaguchi city towards...More

1  Thank SerraBravo
Reviewed 15 July 2013

The water level can rise rapidly if it rains a lot. This can even flood the trail and you will be stranded! Beautiful on a nice day, but steer clear if it is raining. You wouldn't want emergency rescue personnel to have to come and...More

3  Thank ayoshi
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