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Genbudo Park, Toyooka

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Observe the bizarre polygonal geological formations at Genbudo Park. Dating back about 1.6 million years, the configuration is the result of a volcanic process known as columnar jointing, in which cooling molten rock forms prismatic columns, sometimes 30 m (98 ft) long. Be sure to bring along your camera and capture this rare and mysterious occurrence. Put Genbudo Park at the forefront of your travel plans using our Toyooka trip itinerary maker website.
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  • Pretty awesome!! Basalt columns, 1.6 million years old. You get dizzy looking up from the base of the column face. The route is designed to view the five caves from right to left. Frankly...  more »
  • We had to wait two hours for the right train and the Kinosaki Tourist Centre recommended us to rent a bike and ride to the Genbudo Park. It was a relaxing ride that took about 20 mins. It was a easy.....  more »
  • Extraordinary geologic formations. Well worth the short trip from Kinosaki Onsen.
  • Agoya ryokan ! Amasing honor !

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