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Beautiful Afternoon Walk

This is a wonderful place to take an afternoon walk and take in the beautiful bridges and gorge... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2018
J1204GEjimb
Pleasant & picturesque

Nice & pleasant walk. Though with quite a few steps here and there it is not suitable for those who... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2018
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Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

We went for a leisure walk along the Kakusenkei Gorge around noon time. The trail is easy to walk but some areas could be slippery when wet. As we were there on a dry day, the walk was very pleasant and it took us 30mins...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

There’s a new term to clear our mind and to unplug from modern communications and go Forrest Bathing. This involves walking in a place with trees and to refrain from using mobile or other devices. Kakusenkei Gorge has the most beautiful sound of a running...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

This is a wonderful place to take an afternoon walk and take in the beautiful bridges and gorge. The river is quite pretty. The back of the buildings on the other side could be a better view but if you look past that it is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

Comfortable walk in this gorgeous place with cute bridges across the river. If your timing is right and not raining, etc, you may enjoy having coffee and desserts at the riverside little open cafe as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marta K
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We visited Kakusenkei Gorge as part of our autumn driving trip from Takayama via the Shirakawa-go White Road. Our lodging at one of the beautiful ryokans In Yamanaka onsen and the gorge is just minutes walk away. The walk is easy though there are plenty...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Nice & pleasant walk. Though with quite a few steps here and there it is not suitable for those who have mobility problems. Nice break from the little onsen village of Yamanaka. Good viewpoint at the second bridge.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank theworldmyoyester
Reviewed March 3, 2018

A nice gorge with a pass going along with the gorge, dotted with shrines and other staff. Great place for morning stroll.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank tyonyc
Reviewed November 26, 2017

This is a nice walk at Yamanaka Onsen, not far from the main street, Especially during autumn leave season

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank yuval_adler
Reviewed November 22, 2017

A must visit as the scenery is stunning. Plan to spend at least 2 hours in this location. Best if you can stay around the area as the timing of the tourist bus may not be as convenient.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Nimbostratus
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Kakusenkei Gorge, one of the major attractions in Yamanaka Onsen, is an ideal place for the nature lovers. Daishoji River runs through this deep gorge between the foothill of the mountains and the towns of Yamanaka Onsen. It was once the idyllic place for the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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