Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) advisory information
(Japan National Tourism Organization)

AreaNear Miyagi

Genbikei Gorge

厳美渓 | Genbikei Gorge

A National Site of Scenic Beauty and the novelty of flying dango

Photo by Roger Smith

Details

ADDRESS

Takinoue-211 Genbichō, Ichinoseki-shi, Iwate-ken 021-0101

ACCESS BY PUBLIC TRANSIT

About 20 minutes by bus from Ichinoseki Station or Hiraizumi Station.

From Ichinoseki Station: From bus platform #9 in front of Ichinoseki Station (一関駅前9番), board a Genbikei, Zuizan, or Sukawa Onsen Line (厳美渓, 瑞山, or 須川温泉線) bus bound for Genbikei (厳美渓). Alight at the Genbikei bus stop. See timetable here (weekdays) and here (weekends & holidays).

From Hiraizumi Station: From the bus stop in front of Hiraizumi Station (平泉駅前), board Genbikei Hiraizumi Line (厳美渓平泉線) bus bound for Keisenkaku-mae (渓泉閣前). Alight at Genbikei (厳美渓) bus stop. See timetable here.

ADMISSION

Free

CREDIT CARDS

No accepted

LANGUAGES

Limited English

HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE

No

HOURS

Gorge: Always open
Flying dango: 9:00–16:00 March–November

RESERVATION

Not necessary

CLOSED DAYS

Gorge: None
Flying dango: December–February

PHONE

Gorge: 0191-29-2015 (Genbikei Resthouse)
Flying dango: 0191-29-2031 (Kakkoya)

Food & Drink Details

VEGETARIAN/VEGAN

Yes

HALAL

No

TABLE CHARGE

No

Home Genbikei Gorge