Ryuzu Waterfall, Nikko

4.1
#3 of 53 in Parks in Nikko
Waterfall · Nature / Park
See the rushing waters of Ryuzu Waterfall, an impressive natural feature in the center of an attractive woodland. The twin falls have been said to possess an almost mystical quality, with their name literally translated as "Dragon Head Waterfall." The leafy trees that flank the cascades shelter them, hiding them away and adding to the serenity of the scene. Admire the twin falls from the small observation deck, located behind a visitor center housing a souvenir shop and food stall. Add Ryuzu Waterfall to your Nikko travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nikko trip planner.
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  • We walked from Odashirogahara moor trail all the way down to Ryuzu Waterfall. The walk from the Moor to the Waterfall in winter was quite spectacular in the snow and when we went in February was...  more »
  • I reached Ryuzu Waterfall by walking from Lake Chuzenji. It's a very nice waterfall in winter, but not as stunning as I'd have expected. I think it might be more magnificent with autumn colours.  more »
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