Torimiyama Park

Throughout the year, there is always something to see in this natural park: thousands of azaleas in early summer and…

Niu-Kawakami Shrine

The Niu-Kawakami Shrine is located in the village of Higashiyoshino, an area that in ancient times had very close ties…

Kono-ji Temple

Konoji is assumed to be erected in 740 (Tenpyo 12, era of Emperor Shomu) by monk Gyoki and established its…

Akame 48 Waterfalls

Refresh your spirit along one of Japan’s greatest hiking trails – a pristine forest that’s home to ninja culture and…

Muro-ji Temple

A unique temple known as the “Nyonin-Koya” or “Women’s Koya” that has a history of progressive values towards women Located…

Soni Highland

Dramatic vistas of shimmering silver and gold pampas grass   This high basin and sweeping plateau lies between Mount Kuroso…

Byobuiwa Sheer Cliffs

Colorful autumn leaves at the base of a sheer rock wall   Declared a National Natural Monument in 1959, Byobuiwa…

Mount Miune

Designated as one of ‘Japan’s 300 Famous Mountains’ by the Japanese Alpine Club, Mount Miune rises to 1,235 meters (4,050…

Fudo Waterfall

Flowing from a height of 21 meters (68 feet) Fudo Waterfall emerges at the foot of Mount Miune. The sound…