|Location:||East of Niimi city, nrear|
All year daily 8:30-17, last admission 16:30.
Adults JPY 1,000, Junior High JPY 800, Children JPY 500.
|Guided tours:||L=400m, D=20min.|
|Address:||Makido, 2276-2, Toyonaga-akouma, Niimi City, Okayama Prefecture 718-2721, Tel: 0867-74-3100.|
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Makido (Maki Cave) is a small show cave off the beaten track. The fossil cave with numerous speleothems is lighted in red, green, or blue lights, a thing which is rather kitchy for western tourists. The Japanese seem to like it though. The cave has an underground lake and a red Ryugu-bashi bridge crossing it.