Gorge Walking at Akame 48 Waterfalls

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Sliding down a waterfall at Akame 48 Falls
Gorge walking is known as Sawanobori (沢登り) or shower climbing in Japan and is one of the most popular adventure sports during the summertime. Walking against the stream and scrambling over rocks in the forest will be an unforgettable experience of your summer break. This activity is available from June 1st through September 30th at Akame 48 Waterfalls.*

  • Check-in starts at 9 am
  • Tour starts at 10 am
  • Activity starts at 10:30 am
  • Tour ends around 12:30 pm
  • Price: 4,500 yen (4,000 yen under 15 years old)**
  • Number of participants: Minimum 3, Maximum 7
  • Check-in counter: Eco Tour Desk in Akame visitor center (Map below)
  • Equipment: wetsuits, water shoes, helmets, life jackets (inc)
  • Make a reservation 2 days in advance at the latest
  • Participants should be 10 years old or older
  • Please bring your own swimsuit, extra clothes, towels, drinks
  • Your gender, age, height, weight, and shoe size need to be informed
  • This is a guided tour

* The tour is canceled in case of inclement weather
**The fee includes the entry fee, hot spring bath fee, equipment rental fee, and insurance

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