Yamagata is a great sightseeing spot for mountains, hot springs, and temples. Hiking trails around Okama Crater Lake attract many tourists, so there is great local cuisine and souvenir shops in the area. Yamagata is known for the agricultural products, cherries, hot springs, rural flair, and natural beauty.
There are many historic temples all throughout Japan. Every temple enshrines a different deity. Depending on the temple, there are different benefits. Many temples are World Heritage Sites.
Yamagata Prefecture is located on the westernmost part of the Tohoku region and facing the Sea of Japan. Lately many tourists come to enjoy the serene nature and delicious local cuisine!
6 festivals held in Tohoku are well known and many tourists come. Each of festival is significantly different from others, but all of them are exciting.
Matsuzaka beef, Ohmi beef and Kobe beef are the top three brands of Wagyu beef (Japanese beef). It’s tender and melts in your mouth. Let's enjoy the amazing flavor of wagyu beefs!
We roundup top 5 Japan's coolest trains. Japan is a beautiful country that meshes modernity with tradition. There is no better example than the luxury trains that Japan has to offer.
Relaxing in Ginzan onsen, eating local food, and walking down the streets of this historical town will surely make you feel special. Don't forget stay at Ryokan.