Nametoko Valley

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

Nametoko Valley 7 Reviews


Deainame, Clear Water Flowing Like Sliding On A Huge Monolith

Children and grownups enjoy sliding on the huge rock. It's the symbolic scenery of Tokoname valley.


Ghibli World? Forest Bathing Making Me Healing

I remembered 'Princess Mononoke'. A forest minus ions heal my minds and body. But to go there, a little physical strength is needed.


A Real Water Slider

That's the real water slider of the nature, and you can slide a beautiful waterfall that is selected one of the most beautiful 100 waterfalls in Japan. It's a sport you cannot enjoy except in Nametoko valley.


Misuji Waterfall

It's not so high but very beautiful scenery. The waterfall separates three lines and flows down beautifully with fresh green around it.


Splendid Dive! A Basin Of A Waterfall Ochiai-buchi As Deep As 11 Meters

Next to the Yukiwa Waterfall, there is a basin as deep as 11meters. Some people dive splendidly into it.


Hundreds Of Huge Stones

Let's climb the mountain receiving this strong power.


Yukiwa Waterfall Flowing Down While Drawing A Pattern Of Light Snow

A beautiful waterfall that is selected as one of the most beautiful 100 waterfalls in Japan. It's a piece of rock and has length of 300 meters. You can see this scenery after waking 40 minutes on steep mountain path.