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Akiyoshidai Karst Observatory

Address: Akiyoshidai, Shuhocho Akiyoshi, Mine, Yamaguchi Prefecture 754-0511, Japan
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Ranked #3 of 10 Attractions in Mine
Type: Lookouts, Landmarks
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Kunitachi, Japan
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80 reviews 80 reviews
59 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

we got here around 3 pm in Oct,spreading just over the hill, filled with green grass and limestone rocks. Being able to see 360degrees,limestones are like sheep are eating grasses.fittable for a prety woman standing and taking pictures.

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Lennoxville, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Free of charge, but 20min (by car) away from nearest train station (Mine Station). Either go by car or by bus. Bus schedule and fares can be found here: http://english.karusuto.com/html/access/ The observatory gives a beautiful view of the Akiyoshidai. The mountain range seems to go on and on. And depending on the time of year, it will have a different... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
41 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

If you are going to the caves take some time to go up top to the observatory and look over the Karst Landscape. Very dramatic and affecting

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Toronto, Canada
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105 reviews 105 reviews
38 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

This observation deck provides a panoramic view of the Karst Plateau, with a map pinpointing what you are viewing.

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