Nachi-no-Taki Waterfall

Travel Guide - Nachi-no-Taki Waterfall

Information

Nachi-no-Taki Waterfall is 133 meters tall, 13 meters wide, and has a water flow of one ton per second into a basin measuring about 10 meters.
This is actually considered to be the tallest and most beautiful waterfall in Japan, and it can be seen even from the Pacific Ocean.

The waterfall itself is worshipped as the Goshintai (Dwelling place of sacred sprits) of Hiroo-jinja Shrine, another shrine of Kumano Nachi-Taisha Shrine with no shrine halls.
Along with Kumano Nachi-Taisha Shrine, the waterfall is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage site "Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range" registered in 2004.

Opening Hours

  • 6:30 - 16:30

Closed

  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 27 minutes from JR Kii-Katsuura Station by the bus bound for Nachi-san. Get off at Nachi-no-Taki-mae Bus stop.

Address / Location

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