Karato Valley

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Rocks in various shapes and sizes and a limpid stream throwing wave splash on the gigantic stones. Azaleas and alpine roses in spring and autumn leaves in fall can be viewed. The valley presents the grandeur of nature in all seasons. A beauty spot ranked as one of the Hokuso10 beautiful landscapes..

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Tauta, Miyama-cho, Nantan City




Bus : From the JR Sagano Line “Sonobe” Station or the JR Sanin Line “Hiyoshi” Station, take the municipal bus, and get off at “Deai” (change buses at “Chimi-guchi” on the way)
※The municipal bus connecting station changes depending on the day of the week/time of day.
※The number of bus service is limited

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