Takachiho

Takachiho

Introduction

The beautiful Takachiho Gorge was created by lava pouring down from an eruption of Mount Aso that has been eroded by the Gokase River. Takachiho is a charming town with shrines that convey the Japanese myths of Tenson Kōrin and Amano-Iwato. It is also known for its folk performance, Yorukagura.

Information

Location: Mitai, Takachiho Town
Inquiries: +81-982-72-3181 (Takachiho Town Tourism Association)
URL: http://takachiho-kanko.info/

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