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Short walk to an amazing falls, short drive from central Nikko

These falls were gorgeous, but best accessed by car. Very narrow road to get to a free lot. Some... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Michelle C
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Yokosuka, Japan
Unexpected Lovely morning at Urami Waterfall

Had expected a mini fall since it’s so near to the center - but it’s really breathtaking in crisp... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
paulinel956
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Jun 4, 2018
“Short walk to an amazing falls, short drive from central Nikko”
Apr 29, 2018
“Unexpected Lovely morning at Urami Waterfall ”
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

These falls were gorgeous, but best accessed by car. Very narrow road to get to a free lot. Some stairs and unguard-railed trail for .5 kilometers is the best way to describe the distance. Not very slippery, though the wooden decks at the end can...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Had expected a mini fall since it’s so near to the center - but it’s really breathtaking in crisp fresh morning.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We hiked to this waterfall, its 40 mins of foot from the Uraminotaki Iriguchi bus stop. We actually walked all the way from the bus/train station, following the 'Kanman' path of tourist spots, went to the falls, headed back towards the temples, climbed up behind...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a a beautiful waterfall, well off the beaten track, that is definitely worth a visit if you have your own transport. It is located 2.5 km up a clearly signposted road, midway between Nikko and the more famous Kegon Falls. The falls themselves...More

1  Thank Andy S
Reviewed 22 August 2015

If you are in Nikko and love nature, then do yourself a favour and visit Urami Waterfall. It is off the beaten track and for some reason, not mentioned in the tourist brochures so little known and little visited but worth seeking out. We drove...More

1  Thank CathCPerth
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Free entrance, not many visitors. Beautiful, quite place. You need a car to get to the parking, from there it will be not very long walk to the waterfall.

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Reviewed 27 May 2014

I'm serious, better than Kegon. It's free, uncrowded, and almost unknown. You'll need to taxi if you don't have a car. This place was so stunning it brought me to tears. Had it to myself for about 15 minutes.

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