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Nice cooling walk in the height of summer

The waterfalls are pretty, but not spectacular, and offer a welcome respite from summer heat as the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Anon A
London, United Kingdom
Good half day activity with moderate exercise

If you go by bus, you can avoid retracing your route as there is a bus stop on both ends of the... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
David L
Sydney, Australia
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Nashimoto, Kawazu-cho, Kamo-gun 413-0501, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

We visited the waterfalls in the afternoon and still made the trip to the last fall and back within 90 minutes. Part of the path is flat, but there are quite some stairs to be negotiated. Scenery is beautiful and platforms offer good views of...More

Thank Stephan1954
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The waterfalls are pretty, but not spectacular, and offer a welcome respite from summer heat as the river cools the air. Getting there by public transport: - Bus from Kawazu station (1-2 per hour), Y600 each way - Taxi Y3500 from Kawazu station. Mr Inaba...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

If you go by bus, you can avoid retracing your route as there is a bus stop on both ends of the seven falls. The information of the falls are good but not the same at each falls. A couple of the falls will be...More

2  Thank David L
Reviewed 21 October 2017

As the name suggests, there are 7 waterfalls in this attraction. As we arrived pretty late, we only managed to see a couple. The sun was setting so we thought we'd better head back after 30 mins upstream. Would love to come back for the...More

Thank BrandonAshin
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Crystal clear waterfalls. Well worth a visit but wear good grip shoes as could become slippery. Works with all your sences the sound the the thunder water, the smell of the damp earth, sights of delicate flora them harsh landscapes , the feel of...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We hike here with our three young children. It was a gorgeous hike and we enjoyed the statues, wishing wells and canyoneerors. We would definitely recommend and the onsen down below the bottom waterfall.

Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Kawazu Nanadaru is a 1.5 km walk along a beautiful river to see 7 waterfalls along the way. Be prepared to walk to the top, then return on the same route, making a 3 km walk in total. In between, there is a series of...More

1  Thank J00lsC
Reviewed 6 April 2017

All together there are 7 falls however the first one waterfall that was blocked off and you can only visit 6 waterfalls. It’s a nice gentle walk and good for a half day trip. Follow a clearly marked and well maintained pathway, you will be...More

Thank Lunasolhk
Reviewed 21 February 2017

It's one of the few hot springs that mixed and co-ed. There is a cave pool with little penis statues to boot. I've been here over 15 times and never got tired of it. It's just a bit out of the way, but if you...More

Thank bikkurinabe
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We came to see the Kawazu sakura festival and on the same day did this hike. It was very refreshing and not too hard to walk. Make sure you get off the bus at Mizutare so you do the trail downhill and not uphill.

Thank Matan K
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