Doro-kyo Gorge is designated as one of Japan’s special natural monuments of scenic beauty. This ravine, located on the headwaters of the Kitayama River, is also called “Dorohaccho” and is beloved as a tourist attraction with great natural beauty. Visitors can enjoy scenery of cliffs and unusually shaped rocks on speedboat cruises throughout the ravine.
272 Hitari, Kumanogawa Town
|Access||From JR Shingu Station, ride the Kumano Kotsu Bus to “Shiko”|
|Access by Car||From the Nanki-Tanabe Interchange on the Hanwa Expressway, take National Route 42 and Prefectural Road 31, 168 towards Shingu for approximately 67.4 km.|
- 瀞峡／瀞峡ジェット船 Doro-kyo Gorge／Dorokyo Waterjet
- Address 272 Hitari, Kumanogawa Town
|Open Hours||9:30 - 14:30 (operated once per hour)|
River Cruise Tour Scenic Spot