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Nagatoro Line Kudari (River Boating)
Alternatively thriling and relaxing, you can float down the river while watching the expert boatman maneuver the boat with a long pole between the "Iwadani" cliffs, which are tatami-like layers of sedimentary rock. In the spring, you can enjoy the "pink moss" carpet of flowers, while in the fall you can enjoy the natural beauty of red, yellow and orange autumn leaves.
Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu, Saitama
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Early March to Early December 9:00 - 16:00 (Operated by Chichibu Railway)
Nagatoro is also known for white water rafting -- try going down the river on an inflatable boat!
Take a train from either Chichibu Railway Seibu-Chichibu Station or Yorii Station, and get off at Nagatoro Station.
-Take National Route 140 from Hanazono Interchange, it is a 30-minute drive. -A 45-minute drive from Kumagaya via National Route 140.
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