The gorge was formed from the erosion of pyroclastic flows from Mt. Aso long ago, and it is designated as part of a national park. Manai Falls is a symbol of the gorge, and its lush vegetation and colorful autumn leaves create a beautiful landscape. The boat rental is also very popular (2,500 yen/30 minutes).
- Mitaioshioi, Takachiho-cho, Nishiusuki-gun
- From the Takachiho Bus Center, take a taxi, rental bicycle, or walk to Takachiho Gorge (approximately 2 km)
- Boat rental hours
8:30-17:00 (reception closes at 16:30)
*May suddenly suspend operations due to rain.
- Open all year
- Apr., May, Nov.
- The Takachiho Excursion Bus" to tourist spots in the Takachiho area runs on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and holiday periods."
Kirishima Factory Garden
Sun Messe Nichinan
Shusen no Mori
Miyazaki Airport (Miyazaki Bougainvillea Airport)
Amano-iwato Shrine and Amano Yasugawara
Phoenix Seagaia Resort
Saitobaru Kofun-gun (Saitobaru Burial Mounds)
Aya Teruha Suspension Bridge