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Beautiful view of Seto Inland Sea

Drive all the way up to the Washuzan Observatory Post. The Seto Inland Sea, as well as the Seto... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
kaywai
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Singapore, Singapore
Nice view of the Great Seto Bridge

I visited this area back in 2013. At the time, the weather wasn't too good as it was December... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
KalleUs
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Finland
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Drive all the way up to the Washuzan Observatory Post. The Seto Inland Sea, as well as the Seto Ohashi Bridge, is beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kaywai
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I visited this area back in 2013. At the time, the weather wasn't too good as it was December. However, the surroundings were really cool, you get a nice view of the Seto-Ohashi if you climb to the top the mountain. You can see very...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KalleUs
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Mount Washu (鷲羽山, Washuzan) is located in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan. It is also part of the Setonaikai National Park, Japan's first national park. The name of the 133 m (436 ft) Mount Washu came from the shape of the mountain which looks like an eagle...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank jameshuang
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Nice place for a walk in the nature and to take nice pictures of the seto bridge, especially at sunset. Kojima hotel is not far from there.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Filippo N
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

How to go ! 1) take a train to Kojima sta. 2) take a bus at terminal 4 to Washuzan mt. take 20 min , you can ask the tourist information at the train station for the bus schedule. 3) enjoy your trip ;)

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank ArsAn P
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I would not classify this as an attraction in the sense of a place with things to see inside. Rather, you are there to have a clear view of the Great Seto Bridges that connect the islands ahead. There is no need to hike up...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ruckdee
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Very good view of Setonaikai(Sea) and Seto-Ohashi(bridge) but access by public transportation is not good.The bus runs every hour so it is not frequent.At the view point there are visitor center and cafe , but nothing else.If you take a taxi from the railway station...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank GAIDA2014
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is a very impressive place to visit. Seto Ohashi (Seto Great Bridge) is an engineering marvel, as well as making a great photo. Not really accessible by public transport but if you are on a self-drive trip to the area, well worth the detour.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Greg V
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

My grandparents live here, and my dad grew up here. It's so pretty and there aren't many people. I love watching the boats go under the bridge, it's so relaxing. The walk up to the top is tough for my grandmother because she is frail,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank LoveTravel620110
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

I guess I lucked out on the day I picked to check out Washuzan. It got cloudy as I was on the way the way there and it was a full on rain by the time I walked up. If you're hoping to get a...More

3  Thank KngG2
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