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Shosen-kyo Gorge

Travel Guide - Shosen-kyo Gorge

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In the 4-kilometer gorge along the Arakawa River, you can see mountain craigs, oddly-shaped rocks, 180 meters high Kakuenbo rock and a famous water fall, Sengataki Falls.
From Tenjinmori to Nosen in the middle of gorge, a Totebasha sightseeing horse carriage is available. You can enjoy a peaceful ride for 2 kilometers and see famous scenic spots with a guide.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours
  • Totebasha horse carriage: 9:00 - 15:00

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days
  • Totebasha horse carriage: mid-December - March

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free
  • Totebasha horse carriage: 1,000 yen

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 30 minutes from JR Kofu Station by the bus bound for Shosenkyo-takigami. Get off at Tenjinmori Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Takanaricho, Kofu-shi, Yamanashi, 400-1214

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