Akame 48 Waterfalls (Akame Shijuhachi-taki)

Travel Guide - Akame 48 Waterfalls (Akame Shijuhachi-taki)


Akame Shijuhachi-taki is a series of waterfalls, both graceful and spectacular, cascade through the narrow four-kilometer valley.
The area was chosen as one of the best 100 forests in Japan and includes what is considered one of the best 100 waterfalls in the country.
The valley is also home to the Japanese Salamander Center, which has a collection of giant salamanders from around the world.

Opening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00 (April - November)
  • 9:00 - 16:30 (December - March)


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes from Akame-guchi Station on the Kintetsu Osaka Line by the bus bound for Akamedaki. Get off at Akamedaki Bus stop.

Address / Location

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