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Akiyoshidai Karst Observatory

Address: Akiyoshidai, Shuhocho Akiyoshi, Mine 754-0511, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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Ranked #3 of 10 Attractions in Mine
4.0 of 5 stars 74 Reviews
Type: Lookouts, Landmarks
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Kunitachi, Japan
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106 reviews 106 reviews
79 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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
32 helpful votes 32 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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76 reviews 76 reviews
41 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 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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107 reviews 107 reviews
39 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 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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