We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sekinoo Falls

Sekinoocho, Miyakonojo 885-0113, Miyazaki Prefecture
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful hidden treasure

This fall is definitely worth a visit given its beautiful natural settings. Once you park your car... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Fiona C
,
Singapore
via mobile
Worth a visit

Spectacular waterfall famous for its world breaking potholes set in the forests of Miyazaki. There... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
willgracekentengland
,
Kent england
Read all 78 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“big waterfall” (2 reviews)
“weekday” (2 reviews)
“walk” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Sekinoocho, Miyakonojo 885-0113, Miyazaki Prefecture
Write a ReviewReviews (78)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"big waterfall"
in 2 reviews
"weekday"
in 2 reviews
"walk"
in 2 reviews
"potholes"
in 2 reviews
"japan"
in 2 reviews
Filter
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

This fall is definitely worth a visit given its beautiful natural settings. Once you park your car, the trail is an easy 10-minute walk to the falls on the left of the steps and if you walk to the right, you will see a serene...More

Thank Fiona C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Spectacular waterfall famous for its world breaking potholes set in the forests of Miyazaki. There was a good cafe too.

Thank willgracekentengland
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Not many tourists know about this waterfall only the locals seem to be more familiar. Why I highly recommend going to this waterfall although it may not be on the way to any other attractions is.. 1. you can drive directly there (with parking) and...More

1  Thank k0towari
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed July 24, 2015

As far as falls go, these a good without being spectacular. They are listed in the top 100 falls in Japan. There's a great bridge to cross and some walking tracks which are very pleasant. The bonus for us was that opposite the car park...More

2  Thank TheDoor_isopen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

So far this is the first big waterfall that I've seen and found it to be worth the trip. The place is not too difficult to find, you can easily drive to the waterfall.

1  Thank harle l
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 11, 2014

The falls consisted of 3 parts - the large fall (Ootaki) of 18 meters high which could closely be viewed by walking over the suspension bridge. Then there were a Male Fall (Odaki), and a Female Fall (Medaki). The potholes (Ouketsu) at upstream were formed...More

3  Thank GGHolliday
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 16, 2013

This is one of the biggest falls out in this area. There are many waterfalls in the Kirishima mountain range, but this is one of the highest rated. It is most famous (according to the signage) for it's pot holes at the top of the...More

2  Thank CaffineFreek
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 hotels in Miyakonojo
Tokiwaso
25 reviews
3.92 miles away
Yupoppo
16 reviews
4.33 miles away
Miyakonojyo City Hotel
6 reviews
4.92 miles away
Hotel Nakayamasou
2 reviews
5.00 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Kiku Sushi
1.58 miles away
Miyako Ramen
1.59 miles away
Kawanoeki
1.67 miles away
Ota Confectionery
1.74 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Mizonokuchi Cave
5 reviews
1.40 miles away
Mochio Park
15 reviews
1.66 miles away
Kirinokura Museum
6 reviews
4.49 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sekinoo Falls staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor