Tag Archive: Wakayama
Filled with sacred areas that are thought to house Shinto Demi gods this are is a very popular destination as it is home to many water falls. 48 waterfalls to be exact, the pinnacle of which is the Ichinotaki which has a very powerful waterfall descending 133 meters originating in the Kumano mountains. The immense pressure of which is a key factor to the area’s popularity. The overall area called nachi Falls contains japan’s biggest waterfalls and has been a sacred spot for shinto believers for hundreds of years. Caution is to be taken as these special areas are not to be trounced upon and are marked off with Shimenawa rope so be sure to respect the local customs and do not cross one if you come across it.
This is a very unique spot for tourists as it feature a very interesting natural water phenomenon. …