Nachi Falls

Nachi Falls is one of the best places to travel in Higashimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Nachi Falls posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

Nachi Falls 4 Reviews


New Year At A world Heritage! Japan's Greatest Waterfall Lit Up In The Darkness

Nachi Waterfall is proud of the highest drop in Japan as a single waterfall. It's one of the three best waterfalls in Japan, and one element of a World Heritage 'Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range'. It's lit up from New Year's Eve to the dawn of New Year's Day, so you can see the beautiful and mysterious Nachi Waterfall!◎Train and bus are available in daytime, but they may not in service in night-time. Using car is the best way to visit in night-time.


Gods' Sacred Place With A Long History & So Powerful Waterfall

Kumano Nachi Taisha Shrine with a long long history has a sacred atmosphere. It's the place concered with the beginning of Japan. The scenery of three-storied pagpda and Nachi's waterfall is very fantastic.