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Kawazu Nanadaru Waterfalls

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Address: Nashimoto, Kamo-gun, Kawazu-cho 413-0501, Shizuoka Prefecture
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7 waterfalls in Kawazu

in fact the 7 waterfalls are separated by different elevations so it's easier to drive to the nearest pt and hike from there. Individually, they are not that stunning but 7 in a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

in fact the 7 waterfalls are separated by different elevations so it's easier to drive to the nearest pt and hike from there. Individually, they are not that stunning but 7 in a row is a natural scenery. With hiking in forest it is surely healthy and relaxing.

Thank DLi_hk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are plenty of stairs to navigate on this one. Very little actual hiking. While the waterfalls are not spectacular, it's nice and should be done. I drove to the Nanadaru car park (which has dining options) and took a bus (fixed schedule) to the next stop at Mizutare (which only has a vending machine). The fare for the bus... More 

Thank worddict
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Kawazu Seven Falls are set along a very nice hiking trail which takes about 2-3 hours to visit all the falls. Shokeidaru Fall is easier to access if you travel with elder and children and just want to visit one. This fall is one of the filming location for the famous "Izu no Odoriko" -"The Izu Dancer".

Thank malfunction
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Beautiful scenery and an easy walk if you go from top to bottom, which I recommend. Take the bus from Kawazu JR station and get off at "Mizutare" station. From there it's just a nice and easy walk down to the parking lot, from where you can easily take a bus back.

Thank alexgo1
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Some tips to make it a day out viewing the beautiful falls. Have the wild boar hotpot for lunch at Nandaru-Chaya - also a good place to park, on the left as you go into town. Buy some mountain fresh wasabi roots at the local stall. His wasabi salt is also very good on popcorn. Spend a couple of hours... More 

Thank James L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Quite possibly the most beautiful riverside walk I have ever been on (and I have been on quite a few)! The walk way is extremely well maintained and very flat for the first kilometer. After that you start climbing stairs and find yourself regularly crossing elevated walkways and four suspension bridges. The river itself (with its twists and changes) is... More 

Thank John R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

One way to get to the falls is by a scenic 1-hour bus ride from Shuzenji, which is 35 minutes from Mishima Station that's a 12-minute train ride from Atami (SUICA/PASMO can't be used so you should buy a train ticket from the machine). On the left side of Shuzenji Station's South Exit, take the bus from Bus Stop #4... More 

Thank redeyeblues
Atsugi, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Just one word amazing for kawazu nandaru waterfalls. Beautifully maintained a 2 km walking trail beside kawazu river. You can walk from mizutare bus stop or from kawazu nanadaru stop. Dont miss to see kama daru fall!! Beside waterfall here u will find suspension bridge and untouched beauty of natures! U will find here trees almost 100 or more years... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Waterfalls were pretty small but it was relaxing, got some exercise and son enjoyed it. I was pushing a stroller too. They are allot of stairs in the back but we just simply skipped that area.

1 Thank Jason B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The hike is easy. My 4 year old could do it. The waterfalls are all beautiful. The setting is wonderful and something I have started to expect everywhere in Japan. My family loved it

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