A grand scenic spot representing Setonaikai National Park, also regarded as one of Top Three Amazing Gorges in Japan. It is located almost at the center of Shodo-shima Island, and the bizarre-shaped towering rocks in the gorge and abundant greenery create a large-scale autumn landscape. There are three hiking trails connecting foothill and summit (Omote-hiking trail, Ura-hiking trail, Hoshigajo-hiking trail), in addition they offer ropeway that shuttle between Koun Station at the bottom and Sancho Station.
Kanka Gorge Basic Information
168 Kankake-dori-otsu, Shodoshima-cho, Shozu-gun, KagawaSee Map
- About five minutes from Koun Station by ropeway (until Sancho Station)
- Price: Ropeway Round trip 1,760 yen (adult), 980 yen (child)