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Ryuokyo Canyon, Nikko
(4.2/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in nature in Ryuokyo Canyon, home of a meandering emerald-green river resembling a dragon. Hovering steel span bridges and suspended waterfalls make this 3 km long (2 mi) trek one to remember, especially for nature lovers. Somewhat difficult to navigate to from Nikko, this ravine contains striking blue-green water beneath wisteria trees and unmatched views of the canyon from the bridges. This medium-intensity hike on a well-maintained trail requires good footwear, and you should watch out for steep and slippery steps on rainy days. Use our Nikko vacation route planner to add Ryuokyo Canyon and other attractions to your Nikko vacation plans.
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  • In going for a light hike musasabi-Bashi Bridge circuit and slowly walked an hour and a half. Delaying at a parking area of the curve to climb down, but it is quite steep. Some were elderly tourists on the way down here to climb up on the way back I think and give up. So be divided across a piece of rock or tree roots road there are places (wood is being passed) are equipped with the easy-to-walk shoes are required. Because it was the first autumn trees colored the white of the rocks and water greenish color contrast is beautiful. Rainbow took to the waterfall. I felt the beauty of the Valley.
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  • 坐東武鐵道直通野岩鐵道,到龍王峽站下車,馬上就到了,要注意的是如果拿東武全日光周遊卷,還要補票190日元,出站後穿過土產街,就可以開始健行,高底起伏不大,都是沿著峽谷兩岸走,中途有瀑布也有吊橋,健行的遊客絡繹不絕,是一個可以好好欣賞大自然的步道。 如果時間充足,可以繼續往上游走,在龍王峽這邊繞一圈,腳程快的話大約1小時,除了入口處,幾乎沒有階梯,很適合健行初學者。 
  • Last week I was not still leaves. It is late this year. It will become congested weekday parking lot was full, so go early season around. Was the construction of the bridge.
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