Tendaki Falls

Selected as one of the top 100 waterfalls in Japan for its beauty, Tendaki Falls is an impressive waterfall that boasts a 98 m drop – the largest in Hyogo Prefecture. The waterfall flows as if it is coming from the heavens, and holds to its name as one of the most famous waterfalls in Hyogo Prefecture. The hiking trail is 1.2 km one-way (around 80 minutes total, light hiking shoes are recommended) and is perfect for hikers of all levels!

Visitors can discover the many other waterfalls lined up along the hiking trail towards Tendaki including Meotodaki, Tsudzumigadaki, and Itodaki. The unique seasonal views surrounding the waterfall such as the greenery in the spring and summer and the scenic foliage in the autumn can be enjoyed.

The hiking route was also selected as one of the top 100 forest bathing spots in Japan, and the top 50 forest bathing locations in Hyogo. A restaurant and campsite are also available at the trailhead.

For English inquiries, please contact

Spots detail

  • Oyacho Ikada, Yabu City
  • Tel: 079-663-1515 (Japanese only*)
  • Webiste: http://www.tendaki.jp/
  • Hours: Always (Except for when landslides are reported.)
  • Access: 1. Take the train to JR Sanin Line Yoka Station.
    2. Use Zentan Bus from Yoka to Ooya. (50 min.)
    3. Change lines and get off at Tendakiguchi (10 min.)
  • Parking: 15 Parking spaces by the closest entrance. 30 parking spaces by Resthouse Tendaki.
  • Remarks: Inaccessible in winter.


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