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Kegon Falls: Tours & Tickets

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2479-2 Chugushi, Nikko 321-1661, Tochigi Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a nice place but we were there in the first week of October and the leaves of the trees yet to turn to feed and yellow. Pls time your visit else is not a great to be here

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank rajeshannamalai123
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a beautiful and large waterfall, worth a visit. As it is a non paid attraction, easy to go and check, my only piece of advice is to avoid going after 3pm as the chance of have the view 100% blocked by fog is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Rod_Lavrador
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited recently on a trip with teens from Australia studying Japanese. The falls were a little out of our way but to see them was just the best. Breath taking. A must!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 320briat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kegon Falls (華厳滝) is located at Lake Chūzenji in Nikkō National Park. The waterfalls were formed when the Daiya River was rerouted by lava flows. Kegon Falls have a height of approximately 97 meters (318 ft) and about twelve smaller waterfalls are situated behind and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank geotech522
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We paid for the elevator to see the falls. This was one of our favorite places in Nikko. The view from the platform is beautiful and you can abit of the spray from it. There is a souvenir shop at the platform and some food...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank RTJC
Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

The falls were beautiful although the weather was not great. It is only a few minutes walk from the bus station. If you are in the neighbourhood I would certainly check it.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank woutv227
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Feel the power of nature just watching the turbulence of the water crashing down to the basin. Nice and therapeutic to listen to the sound of the water and watching the flow. Personally had quite a good reflection just being there and thankful that we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank wakebum2003
Reviewed August 10, 2019

Kegon Falls 華厳ノ滝, at a height of 97m, is ranked in the three great falls of Japan. Visitors can fully enjoy magnificent scenery and beautiful formative arts created by the nature. In May, the area is decorated with fresh green of leaves; in June, Asian...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Peter C
Reviewed August 6, 2019

We went in November, so the entire surrounding was full of fall colors -- red, orange, yellow, light green. So it looked so perfect, with the waterfall that seems to come out of the sky above. It was drizzly though, so our photos include some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Me and my wife went there with a guided tour but it was a foggy day, so practically we barely saw the waterfall. Nothing to compare with Iguazu waterfalls.

Date of experience: July 2019
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December 15, 2018|
Response from 535laurencec | Reviewed this property |
My apologies for the late response. Seems like I missed your travel window.
September 9, 2018|
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Response from genevieveh892 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are restrooms and also an elevator that will take you to the top and bottom of the falls.
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