Refresh your world with canyoning!
After 20 years of research in the Kii Peninsula, Canyons Kiho Base is opening July 2022. We are excited to be bringing our style of world class canyoning experiences to the Kansai region, with access from Nagoya and Osaka 3 hours.
Canyoning will be the main activity for the first year with level 2-3 courses available from summer. We will be adding higher level canyoning and other adventures in the near future so watch this space!
2022 Season: July 16th - October 16th
The Kiho area has amazing rivers and waterfalls and an awesome "inaka" (countryside) vibe with warm locals, great food and picturesque scenery. This is the perfect adventure escape for people from Osaka, Kyoto or Nagoya areas.
Kiho is located in the southernmost reaches of Mie Prefecture on the border with Wakayama. The area is blessed with magnificent mountains, lush forests and amazing rivers and waterfalls.
Nearby the Kumano River offers boat rides, there is hiking on the Kumano Kodo, plenty of historic sites and some of the best seafood in Japan.
Make the most of your trip by staying at the fabulous Hisetsuno waterfall campground, one of the nearby guest houses or hotels in Shingu.