FUKURODA FALLS

Recommended Spot

Fukuroda falls is listed as one of the three famous waterfalls of Japan. The water cascades against a giant rock cliff in four levels, so it is also called “Yodo-no-taki" (a four-time falls).
There are some spots to see the falls closely, and from there you can enjoy magnificent scenery every season.

Recommended Spot

One of three famous waterfalls of Japan

The Taki River has its source spring just above the falls. The river flows through the falls and ultimately joins the major Kuji River. They are famous as “four-level falls.” In addition, Saigyo, a Japanese monk and poet in the Heian period, had praised Fukuroda falls for their beauty, saying you could not understand its beauty wothout watching it directly in each season.

Seasonal beauty

Fukuroda Falls shows us a seasonal beauty. In spring the Falls is fringed with fresh green leaves, in summer it lets you feel a cool air, in autumn the falls is fringed with beautiful colored leaves and in winter you might see the iced-up waterfalls.

Frozen falls

You can see the frozen waterfalls under the severe weather in winter. In winter, an event, “Traveling the winter falls of Fukuroda, Okukuji” , is held. In this event, you can see the fantastic winter view with illumination over the falls and the suspension bridge.

INFORMATION

LOCATION 3-19, Fukuroda, Daigo-machi
CONTACT 0295-72-4036
HOURS 8:00-18:00 (May to October)
9:00-17:00 (November to April)
ADMISSION Adult 300 JPY Child 150 JPY
CLOSED No closing days
PARKING By car: About 50 min. from Naka Inter Change on Joban Expressway.
By train: Get off at Fukuroda Station on JR Suigun Line and it takes about 10 min. on foot.
ACCESS 270 cars
WEBSITE http://117.120.51.82/~admin@town.daigo.ibaraki.jp/index.php?code=362

 

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