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Nagatoro River White Water Rafting

Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu-gun 369-1305, Saitama Prefecture
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nice rock formations and autumn colours

The "rafting" in the title is a bit misleading -- it's just a boat ride without any sense of... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
jaylowe
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Hong Kong, China
A must-do, but not very white water

I was looking forward to the thrill of the white water, but it wasn't very rough at all... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
LA4man
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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  • Very good60%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Jan 6, 2018
“nice rock formations and autumn colours”
Oct 15, 2017
“A must-do, but not very white water”
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Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu-gun 369-1305, Saitama Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

The "rafting" in the title is a bit misleading -- it's just a boat ride without any sense of adventure... The autumn colours are nice around mid to late November. The rock formation is also interesting. You can sample some local food after the boat...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I was looking forward to the thrill of the white water, but it wasn't very rough at all. Nonetheless, everyone in the boat ooh'd and ahh'd as we went through the "whitewater" parts. It's a pretty quick ride, but one you must do while in...More

Thank LA4man
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The cool wind from the river and the color of Fall season made me a wonderful moment to remember. There are 3 courses for Nagatoro river white water rafting. I chose A course the easy one that proper to everyone including children.

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Reviewed 26 May 2016

I always wanted to try white water rafting but never had the chance yet. Until this opportunity come across. We helped in a local matsuri as volunteers, so we were provided free rides. It was absolutely worth the money. ;D Seriously, it is a very...More

Thank Erik T
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Did a day trip from Tokyo to Nagatoro/Chichibu. This boat trip was named 'romantic'. Not sure what, if anything was romantic about it, but we had a laugh and got a little wet. I've never done this kind of thing before, so rather enjoyed it....More

Thank Emma C
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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

There are many ticket desk in Nagatoro, we can bay easily and available this atraction. All way costed ¥ 3000 Half way is ¥1600 After We ride, take FREE BUS to return center of Nagatoro. very speedy, wonderful landscape.

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

The Japanese wife of my brother in law was very excited to have us visit and "shoot the rapids." We drove a couple of hours and the boat ride was what seemed to be less than an hour. This could be a fun trip if...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2014

We had heard about the wooden boats that go down the river when researching Chichibu but ruled it out, a) we thought it would be expensive, and b) we though it would be unsuitable for young children. When we got to Iwadatami and saw the...More

Thank HasudaPete
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