Nachi Waterfall

Art & Architecture History

The Nachi Waterfall in Wakayama Prefecture is one of Japan’s three most famous waterfalls and, with a drop of 133 meters, it is Japan’s greatest waterfall. It is considered a sacred waterfall and is the main object of worship of the Kumano Nachi Taisha Shrine. The scene of the water dropping down can be seen from afar and is a truly impressive sight. If you are traveling on the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage route, you should not miss out on this spot!

1.5 Hours
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Postal code
Nachisan, Nachikatsuuracho, Higashimurogun
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Recommended season
May, August
Business Hours
Monday・Tuesday・Wednesday・Thursday・Friday・Saturday・Sunday : 07:00~16:30

Admisson Fee
JPY300 / Adult

Age (18+): JPY 300
Age 0-15: JPY200

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