The Shiraito Falls – Japan

Shiraito Falls Japan
Shiraito Falls Japan

The Shiraito Falls (白糸の滝, Shiraito no Taki) is a beautiful waterfalls located in the southwestern hills of Mount Fuji, Fujinomiya, Japan. The falls is ranked among the gorgeous waterfalls in Japan. The waterfalls is the 150 meter wide cascade is nourished by the volcano’s spring water and runs off the edge of a 20 meter high cliff in thin white streams that look like hanging threads of silk. The base of the waterfall is without difficulty accessible from the road via a walking trail in just a few minutes.  The waterfall is the part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park and has been protected since 1936 as a Japanese Natural Monument. In 1990, it was chosen as the “waterfall 100 selections of Japanese”, making it the famous tourist attractions in the whole country tourists about 700,000 visitors each year.

Beautiful Shiraito Falls Japan
Beautiful Shiraito Falls Japan

Shiraito Falls Fujinomiya Japan
Shiraito Falls Fujinomiya Japan

Shiraito Falls
Shiraito Falls

Shiraito no Taki
Shiraito no Taki

Shiraito Waterfall
Shiraito Waterfall

Shiraito Waterfalls Japan
Shiraito Waterfalls Japan

Shiraito Waterfalls
Shiraito Waterfalls

白糸の滝
白糸の滝

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