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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Nunobiki Falls (Nunobiki-No-Taki)

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0001, Hyogo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
$750.89*
and up
Private Kobe Custom One Day Tour by Chartered Vehicle
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 212 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
just OK

i've seen more impressive waterfalls hence this one didnt really blow me away. we saw this whilst on the cable car ride up towards the top of the nunobiki herb garden. i think it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 6, 2016
silverspire
,
Singapore, Singapore

Similar Things to Do in Kobe

Add Photo Write a Review

212 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 58: English reviews
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
85 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you would like to do a hike, change to a pair of comfortable walking shoes and hit the trail. It will take about an hour for the whole exercise. It is quite easy to locate, starting from the Shin Kobe Shinkansen Station, go to level one and from the exit walk to the left towards a brick wall which... More 

Helpful?
Thank aadroit
toronto
Level Contributor
149 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

The easiest way to get to the falls is to go behind Shin Kobe Station via the walkway underneath. Do not go up to the Herb Gardens and then try to walk down after the mid-way station. That is a fair hard walk down if you are more mature--for you young ones, just take the hike from the mid-station at... More 

Helpful?
Thank hughsam
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
107 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

i've seen more impressive waterfalls hence this one didnt really blow me away. we saw this whilst on the cable car ride up towards the top of the nunobiki herb garden. i think it would be much better an experience if you walked/trekked instead.

Helpful?
Thank silverspire
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

I loved the chill of the coming winter as I walked though the path. I was delighted to see a group of special needs children and their parents/educators on the trail. Really brought back fond memories of a past job. It showed that even people with special needs could enjoy the trail. That said, certain segments are steep and requires... More 

Helpful?
Thank Shig31
Pisa
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Half hour from Osaka. Perfect place for a one day trip. Give The chance to live few hours in the middle of nature without spend a lot of time to rich it

Helpful?
Thank massi101
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
129 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

For sure a must when being in Kobe. The falls are so easily reached. It's so close to Shin Kobe. (20 min) I used the app maps.me to locate it exactly. But it also seems to be well indicated. Once at the falls there are some benches to enjoy the view. The area is quite nice and I believe there... More 

Helpful?
Thank TheFlyingLundi
Chengdu, China
Level Contributor
970 reviews
544 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

These falls are about 20 minutes walk from Shin-Kobe station, and that is what makes them so amazing. I don't think there are many cities in the world where you could find such a pristine natural site within 20 minutes walk of downtown. I recommend taking the cable car one way up to the herb gardens and then making the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Raymond W
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

A great spot not too known by tourists. A 20 min hike to the main waterfall, the walk is steep but lovely surrounding by jungle. If you want to go for a swim, instead of going up the mountain, head underneath the station bridge (just before you turn up the road with the map, theres a small path on your... More 

Helpful?
Thank Alette N
Amsterdam
Level Contributor
20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Very short hike but can be extended much further up the mountain if you'd like. Paths and falls are lit at night and just use your phone flashlight for the few darkish areas.

Helpful?
1 Thank Jail_the_Rich
Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

We walked down from the Herb Garden to get to the falls. It took us about 35 - 40 mins from the top. After you get out of the Middle station gate, it changes to public land so its just an access road. Its also possible to walk up to the waterfall directly from Shin Kobe station.

Helpful?
1 Thank Joey K

Travelers who viewed Nunobiki Falls (Nunobiki-No-Taki) also viewed

 
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
 

Been to Nunobiki Falls (Nunobiki-No-Taki)? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Nunobiki Falls (Nunobiki-No-Taki) staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?