Selected as one of the top 100 waterfalls in Japan, Kanabiki waterfall is 40m tall and 20m wide. The waterfall lies on a hill in Miyazu(the waterfall is located at the top of a staircase). Due to its forest location and high elevation, Kanabiki waterfall is a popular spot in the summer as it is cool and refreshing. It is also a good place to visit in the spring and fall to enjoy the change of seasons.
The waterfall is very peaceful and soothing located away from the town area. There is a small shrine where visitors can pray. It is said that those who visit Kanabiki waterfall and pray at the shrine, will be blessed with financial prosperity. There is also a gazebo and benches making it a great family picnic spot.
|Spot Name||Kanabiki Waterfall|
|Address||京都府宮津市滝場 [ Map ]|
|Opening Hours||Open all hours but it is not safe at night|
Amanohashidate Tourism Association
|Access||A 30 minute walk (2.5km) from Miyazu train station or a 20 minute walk(1.6 km) from Miyamura train station.
Also accessible by car or bicycle.
|Parking||Available(There is a small parking lot at the bottom of the staircase leading to the waterfall.|