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Shosenkyo

Ikari-cho, Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture 400-0000, Japan
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Ranked #1 of 31 attractions in Kofu
Type: Bodies of Water
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Hawaii
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

From Kofu Train station go to the bus terminal directly outside. There is an office where someone can assist you as to which stop to wait for the local bus. It is a local bus with very limited seats and you are packed like sardines during the peak autumn color season. About an hour ride, you may get off at... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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138 reviews 138 reviews
56 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

While visiting Japan for my son's wedding, my son's in-laws brought us here to see the beautiful waterfalls. There was plenty of parking and no cost to enter the grounds. Despite the fact I live within 10 minutes of Niagara Falls in Canada, I was most impressed with these beautiful waterfalls. We took steps down a ways to take some... More

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Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

The staff in the bus station (next to Kofu JR station) and driver do not speak English at all so we faced some difficulty. We figured out later that we need to take bus 3 or 4 from the bus station and pay the driver when we alight. The scenery is definitely worth the time and effort!

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