Hello, this is _hiroyuki.ta. This time, I will write about motorcycle touring from central Tokyo to Ryumon Falls in Tochigi Prefecture. I had a wonderful day riding my beloved Harley-Davidson FLSB Sport Glide and enjoying the wonderful scenery.
What is Ryumon Falls?
Ryumon Falls is a waterfall located in Nasukarasuyama City, Tochigi Prefecture, and is loved by many tourists for its magnificent scenery. It is a large waterfall that spans the Egawa River, which flows into the Nakagawa River, and is approximately 20 meters high and 65 meters wide. Inside the waterfall basin, there are two potholes called Ogama and Megama. In addition, you can enjoy nature around the waterfall in all seasons, and the scenery is especially spectacular during the cherry blossom and autumn foliage seasons.
Route to Ryumon Falls
The journey from central Tokyo to Ryumon Falls begins at Shin-Ohashi Dori/Tokyo Route 50, then follows National Route 355 via the Kita-Kanto Expressway. After that, pass through Prefectural Route 1 and enter Prefectural Route 206 from the Iigami intersection. Turn right at the Kitatakaoka intersection onto National Route 123/National Route 294 and continue on National Route 294. Finally, turn left and proceed towards Kaminaga/Taki/Ryumon Falls. The destination is ahead on the left.
Highlights of Ryumon Falls
Around Ryumon Falls, there is Ryumon Cafe, where you can enjoy bagels and waterfall curry made with local ingredients. You can also purchase a special product called “Ryumon Cider,” which is inspired by Ryumon Falls. Furthermore, at the Ryumon Furusato Folk Crafts Museum, you can learn about Nasukarasuyama City’s folk tales and local culture.
Ryumon Falls motorcycle parking lot
Regarding the parking lot for Ryumon Falls, there is a “Ryumon Falls Parking Lot” near Ryumon Falls. The free parking lot is shared by cars and motorcycles. Crowds are expected during the autumn foliage season, so we recommend that you plan your sightseeing in advance.
Motorcycle touring from central Tokyo to Ryumon Falls in Nasukarasuyama City, Tochigi Prefecture provides a wonderful experience with rich natural scenery. You can deepen your understanding of local culture by tasting local ingredients at the Ryumon Cafe and learning about local culture at the Ryumon Furusato Folk Crafts Museum. You can also enjoy local specialties such as Ryumon Cider. We recommend that you check in advance about motorcycle parking.
Ryumon Waterfall can be translated into English as “Ryumon Waterfall”. You can enjoy the natural beauty of Japan by visiting this beautiful waterfall. I would like to explore new places on my next tour. Please drive safely and enjoy your bike life.
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