Oirase stream

Pure sound When you close your eyes and listen carefully, you will hear the sounds of babbling, the sound of leaf shavings, and the birds’ voices. It is so peaceful and comfortable. A pure sound like a wind chimes that shakes the eardrum cool. You can see the beautiful green tree-tops …

Peaceful landscape in Japan

Wakutamaike, Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Akune, Kagoshima Shingu, Wakayama Kushimotocho, Wakayama Mishima, Shizuoka Arakawa river, Saitama Lake Inawashiro, Fukushima Aso, Kumamoto Hibiya, Tokyo Iriomote island, Okinawa Washuzan, Okayama Echigo-nagano, Niigata Ueno, Tokyo Lake Haruna, Gumma Ise, Mie Shimabara, Nagasaki Yatsuo, Toyama Biei Biei Chogatake mountain Chogatake mountain Daimon jinjya shrine Daimon jinjya …

Chogatake

Chogatake Japan web magazine’s recommend Chogatake DATA Location: Azumino, Nagano Elevation: 2677m Transportation(By car ): 20km, 55min from Toyoshina IC → Walk 5 hours / 35km, 50min from Matsumoto IC →Bus 30min→ Walk 5 hours Transportation(By train): 45min by Taxi from Toyoshina station JR Oito line →Walk 5 hours / 70min by Bus from Shin-shimashima station …

Shirakami sanchi

Primeval beech forests Shirakami Sanchi is an extensive mountain range running along the Aomori and Akita prefectural border in the northern Tohoku Region of Japan. The whole area is an Area of outstanding natural beauty, and among the area of 130,000 ha, the central core area (16,971 ha) was registered …

Mount Haguro

Dewa Sanzan “Mount Haguro” Mount Haguro     The five storied pagoda surrounded by cedars. It was first built in 937.     Japan web magazine’s recommend Mount Haguro DATA Location: Tsuruoka, Yamagata Prefecture Haguro Town climbing Duration: From Zuishinmon Gate to summit: about 50 minutes climbing, 40 minutes down transportation: …

Hotakadake

Japan web magazine’s recommend Mount Hotakadake (Hotaka) Kamikochi Route  DATA Transportation:  1 hour 10 minutes from Shinshimashima station on Matsumoto dentetsu Kamikochi line by Matsu-den bus. Reference route: Kamikochi Bus Terminal → Myojinkan → Tokushawa Rodge → Shinmura Bridge → Yokoo evacuation hut → Yokoo Sanso Village → Hontani-bashi → Karasawa Hutte …

Japanese Mountains

Mountains in Japan Click photo to enlarge Mount FujiShizuoka・Yamanashi Mount AsamaNagano・Gunma Mount HodakaGifu・Nagano Mount MiyanouraKagoshima Mount RausuHokkaido Mount HakkodaAomori Mount FugenNagasaki Mount HiryuSaitama・Yamanashi Mount ChogatakeNagano Mount AsoKumamoto Japanese Mountains Top 100 Ranks Mountain Name Japanese Name Elevation (Metres) Mountain range Prefecture 1 Mount Fuji-san 富士山 3,776m Mount Fuji Shizuoka and …

Special scenic spots in Japan

Towada-ko&Oirase Stream Towada-ko&Oirase Stream, Aomori Towada-ko&Oirase Stream Motsu-ji Garden Motsu-ji Garden, Iwate Motsu-ji Garden Matsushima Matsushima, Miyagi Matsushima Rikugi-en Rikugi-en, Tokyo Rikugi-en Koishikawa-Korakuen Koishikawa-Korakuen, Tokyo Koishikawa-Korakuen Hama-rikyu Garden Hama-rikyu Garden, Tokyo Hama-rikyu Garden Fujisan Fujisan, Shizuoka / Yamanashi Fujisan Kinkaku-ji(Rokuon-ji) Garden Kinkaku-ji(Rokuon-ji) Garden, Kyoto Kinkaku-ji(Rokuon-ji) Garden Tenryu-ji Garden Tenryu-ji Garden, …

Nature of Japan

>Nature of Japan Waterfall    Waterfalls of Japan    Shiraito falls(Japanese) Ocean・Beach・Bay・Cape    A scene at the sea(Japanese)            Yumigahama(Shizuoka) Kabira Bay(Okinawa) Hashiguiiwa(Wakayama) Cape Iruka(Miyazaki) Cape Toi(Miyazaki) Kitayamazaki(Iwate) Cape Ashizuri(Kochi) Cape Muroto(Kochi) Cape Notoro(Hokkaido) Cape Nosappu(Hokkaido) Cape Shiono(Wakayama) Umikongo(Wakayama) Sandabeki Cave(Wakayama) Senjojiki(Wakayama) Susa Hornfels Large Fault(Yamaguchi) Oni …

World heritage site in Japan

There are 23 world heritage sites in Japan, and many of them are supported and developed by the country’s diverse natural environment and its climate with four seasons (Shiki), for which there are few equals in the world. Photos of world heritage sites in Japan Shiretoko Peninsula Hokkaido Shiretoko Peninsula …