Mikaeri-No-Taki Falls

Mikaeri-No-Taki Falls Mikaeri Waterfall in Ouchi town, Karatsu city is designated as one of the top 100 waterfalls of Japan. The waterfall is adorned with cherry blossoms in spring, rich greenery in summer and autumn leaves in the fall. The hydrangea which bloom in June and July are of particular viewing value. The 40 different types of hydrangea, which number around 40,000 and come in blue, pink, purple and more, create a spectacular scene in combination with the magnificent waterfall, said to be the greatest in Kyushu. The waterfall and surrounds are managed as "Mikaeri Waterfall Park" and visitors can enjoy observing the waterfall from various different angles.

 


● Access:
From train station: About 7-minute drive from Ouchi Station on the JR Karatsu Line
Period: Saturday, June 9 - Sunday, July 1, 2012
During the Hydrangea Festival, shuttle buses run between JR Ouchi Station and Mikaeri-No-Taki Falls on Saturdays and Sundays (fees apply)
Drive along Route 203 from Nagasaki Expressway Taku IC toward Karatsu and turn right at “Hamashirobashi” intersection in Ouchi town. The Falls are about 20 km and 25-minute drive away from Taku IC
From Karatsu, drive along Route 203 toward Saga City, and turn right at “Yamasakibashi” intersection. The Falls are about 15 km and 20-minute drive away from Karatsu


● Free entry (During the festival, visitors must walk from the temporary parking lot for an hour. Traffic regulated)


● Parking Lot: Accommodates 50 cars (free of charge)


● Contact: Ouchi Branch Office, Karatsu City Government, Tel: +81-955-53-7125

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