Boasting a size that's the largest in the Kinki region, Hiyoshi Dam was the first dam opened in Japan, and its interior is open to visitors. The damn lake has an area of 2,741 square meters, a height of 67.4 meters, width of 438 meters, and a capacity of 67,000 cubic meters. Facilities open to visitors at Hiyoshi Dam include an information gallery and visitor center.
- 68 Azanaka Mikogadani, Hiyoshi-cho, Nantan City, Kyoto Prefecture
- Train: 30 minute walk from Hiyoshi Station on the JR Sanin Line
Car: 10 minutes by car from the Sonobe IC
- Business Hours
- 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Wednesdays (Closed the following day when Wednesday is a holiday)
- Available, free