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Ryugashido Cavern, Hamamatsu

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Cave Geologic Formation
Dating back 50 million years, Ryugashido Cavern stands as the largest stalactite cave in Japan. Around 400 m (1,312 ft) of space open to the public and 50 observation points draw visitors here year-round. Admire the stalagmites and stalactites of all shapes and sizes, limestone rooms, and colorful stone walls visually enhanced by tasteful lighting. Highlights include a 30 m (98 ft) high waterfall tumbling from the ancient rocks. A museum awaits at the end, with further information in an English pamphlet. Buy a memento in the souvenir shop and don't miss tasting the ice cream. Plan to see Ryugashido Cavern and other attractions that appeal to you using our Hamamatsu vacation trip planner.
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  • I liked this cave even though its not that large but they made the cave accessible and easy to view by the tourists. I did not feel tired in entering the cave, no need to crawl and it was a very comfo...  more »
  • After reading many positive reviews, I had higher expectations and hence was disappointed. The cave was rather small, basically a narrow tunnel. We spent less than 40 minutes inside the tunnel. The pa...  more »
  • Really didn't know what to expect before arriving. This was my first Cave exploration in any country so it was pretty cool. The water fall was the best sight, the formation was the probably the next b...  more »