Takachiho Gorge

Takachiho Gorge is one of the best places to travel in Nishiusuki-gun, Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Takachiho Gorge posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]

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A Gorge As A Natural Monument! A Mysterious Waterfall Dropping Into The Beautiful Takachiho Gorge

Takachiho area has many myths. Manai waterfall is very mysterious and popular spot. You can enjoy the nature surrounded by huge columnar joints at the valley.

Only Summer! An Illumination Of Manai Waterfall Tempting Into The Fantastic World

Takachiho Gorge is a popular tourist destination in Miyazaki. Manai waterfall flow down into the gorge is illuminated in only summer. Though it's enough beautiful without lights, you can enjoy more dignified allure of the fall at night.

Manai Waterfall

For it's a spiritual power spot, I visited here. You can go very close to Manai Waterfall in a small boat.



Oshioi Mitai Takachiho-cho, nishiusuki-gun, miyazaki



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Solemn Torii Gate Standing Quietly At A Big Cave In Takachiho

Amanoyasugawara is a big cave with a solemn torii, located 10 min walk from Nishimoto-miya of Amanoiwato Shrine. Among the many mythological spots in Takachiho Gorge, this place is said to have a strong spiritual power. You can feel the sacred air of Takachiho.

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