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Shirahige Falls

Shirogane, Biei-cho, Kamikawa-gun, Hokkaido 071-0235, Japan
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Ranked #10 of 16 Attractions in Biei-cho
Type: Waterfalls
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Bangkok, Thailand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This place is very near with Blue pond for only 5 minute drive. The waterfall come out from underground mountain water thst full of mineral which make it blue. Map code here is 796 182 604

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30 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The falls are close to the small township area. We walked across the bridge and stopped to view the water falling. Compared to other waterfalls we have seen in Japan these are quite small - but I think most people always enjoy watching a waterfall. We crossed the bridge and climbed the stairs in the covered way ( there must... More

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Hong Kong, China
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49 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

It's about 20 minutes from the patchwork road. The river is blue and there are mountains behind the waterfall, so that the setting is quite dramatic. But don't expect anything like the Niagara falls or the Victoria falls. It's just very small-scale and it's nice to include it in your route if you like taking pictures. But you'd need an... More

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