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Harie Syozu no Sato針江 生水の郷

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A community located in Harie Shinasahi-Cho, Takashima City. The community makes use of “kabata,” interconnected water stations used for daily needs such as washing vegetables through which the abundant spring waters of the area are circulated via canals. The kabata themselves are located on the grounds of private homes and accordingly visitors may not tour them without permission; instead, a guided tour is required to see this unique and beautiful local cultural aspect.

place

Shiga Pref. Takashimashi Shinasahichouharie 372

phone 0740256566
place

It depends on the season
※ Please check the official site for details.

Review of Harie Shozu no Kabata

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2016/12/21 Harie , Japan "Village of living Water" near Kyoto
We were looking for a day trip from Kyoto.. Yutour with Seita Moro was recommended by a family member . It was a glimpse into a community that has taken advantage of their unique waterways...
Reviewed:2018/11/26 綺麗な水の流れ
高島市新旭町にある「針江の生水の郷」です。
NHKで放送で紹介された水の綺麗な場所です。
この周辺の観光は、ガイドさんもおられるので、ネットで事前予約していかれてもいいと思います。個人で回っても十分雰囲気は味わえます。
Reviewed:2018/05/03 NHKで放送の里山
以前NHKでやっていたた『里山・命めぐる水辺』で紹介されていた水の綺麗な地区です。この地区の住民はかばたと呼ばれる水辺を書く過程に持っておりそれを見学することができます。ネットで事前に予約をし、ガイドさんが案内してくれます。かばたの水はきれいで、中には鯉やイワナが泳いでいます。街の中を流れる川の水も綺麗で、ぜひ見に行くべきです。

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Address

Shiga Pref. Takashimashi Shinasahichouharie 372 [map]

Phone

0740256566

Hours
It depends on the season
※ Please check the official site for details.
Closed
Monday, New Year's Holiday
* For the summer, see the official site.
Fees
Guide fee (environmental cooperation money)
※ It varies according to the course
Parking Lot
Available(About5spaces)
Credit Card
Not available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.

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