Makido Cave

This 450-meter-long horizontal limestone cavern in Niimi City, Okayama, is a series of connected chambers with striking limestone formations including stalactites and pillars, and a series of limestone terraces, illuminated by colored lights. The cave has an underground lake spanned by a striking red bridge, and there is a heart-shaped opening near the back of the cave that is popular as a photo spot. The temperature inside the cave remains at around 15 degrees Celsius year-round, making it comfortably cool in summer and warm in winter.

Basic Infomation

  • Address
    2276-2 Toyonaga-akouma, Niimi-shi, Okayama
  • Hours
    8:30-17:00 (Last cave entry 16:30)
  • Closed
  • Admission
    Adults (high school students and above) 1,000 yen, junior high school students 800 yen, children 500 yen, pre-elementary age free

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