If you have climbed Mount Fuji (at an elevation of 3,776 m), the symbol of Japan, you definitely have a pleasant memory. And if you have seen the sunrise at the summit of Mount Fuji, it is absolutely an unforgettable experience!
People hike up Mount Fuji usually between early July and early September, outside which climbing Mount Fuji is not permitted. Here we recommend the Yoshida trail that is safe and convenient even for first-time climbers.
3 Must-visit place in Nagano Prefecture to enjoy grand nature! Also introducing great-value transportation pass from Tokyo.Read Later
We know that among those who are considering a trip to Tokyo, there are many who want to travel further with their basecamp in Tokyo. It is a good idea to go towards Osaka area, but it is also a great idea to go over to nature-rich area especially in summer through fall.
You can reach Yamadera Station from Tokyo Station by taking the Yamagata Shinkansen for 2 hours and 30 minutes, then changing to the Senzan line at Yamagata Station and riding for about 20 minutes.
Kurobe DamRead Later
Boasting a height of 186 meters, the Kurobe Dam is one of the top-class dams worldwide!
A popular tourist spot, the Kurobe Dam is visited by over 1 million tourists each year!
From the dam’s new viewing platform, you can watch the powerful sight of over 10 tons of water draining out per second.
(Please be aware that water drainage only occurs from late June through mid-October.)
Overwhelming view at “Kurobe Dam” (Tateyama Hurobe Alpine Route). (Nagano Prefecture · Toyama Prefecture)Read Later
Today we would like to introduce you the best attraction “Kurobe Dam” of “Tateyama Hurobe Alpine Route” and other beautiful points around the area.
Matsumoto, a place of great nature. Recommended spots accessible by rental car! (Part 2 of two-part series introducing Matsumoto)Read Later
Matsumoto is a primary city in central Nagano prefecture. Matsumoto is a city that will satisfy travelers' curiosity with its important cultural assets that convey a sense of history and museums where you can fully enjoy modern art. This time, we introduce three spots you can reach by rental car and