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Akiyoshi Limestone Cave, Mine

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Step into Akiyoshi Limestone Cave, a large cavern housing a number of interesting rock formations and a mysterious, otherworldly atmosphere. A prominent feature of the local karst landscape, the limestone cave has an entrance 24 m (78 ft) in height and 8 m (26 ft) in width, though the cave reaches 100 m (328 ft) in width and 80 m (262 ft) in height inside. Punctuated with a number of naturally carved works of art, the cave has become known for its terraced limestone pools, underground waterfalls, and streams. Use our Mine holiday planner to visit Akiyoshi Limestone Cave on your trip to Mine, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We stayed overnight in Yamaguchi so we could take the bus in the morning. For the bus to/from Yamaguchi station you can use your JR pass. To Shin-Yamaguchi you have to pay. It's a bit out of the way (...  more »
  • Very enjoyable experience. Our 6 year old loved it! A bit off the beaten track, but well worth the detour.  more »
  • A bit off the beaten track, but very interesting. Path has good lighting, multi-lingual information stops. Our 6 year old was very engaged and interested.  more »