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."
Saitobaru Kofun-gun (Saitobaru Burial Mounds)
Aya Teruha Suspension Bridge
Shusen no Mori
Sun Messe Nichinan
Miyazaki Airport (Miyazaki Bougainvillea Airport)
Phoenix Seagaia Resort
Amano-iwato Shrine and Amano Yasugawara
Kirishima Factory Garden