Rugged and mountainous with a beautiful stretch of coastline. Yamagata’s natural beauty and storied traditions make it truly unlike anywhere else in Japan. Uncharted, yet accessible; mysterious, yet familiar. Take the chance to discover this one-of-a-kind place.
Day1 Skiing in Zao
Day2 Yamagata spirituality in Dewa Sanzan
Day3 Authentic onsen culture in Ginzan
Day4 Scenic Yamadera temple
Although Yamagata is slightly removed from Japan’s more well-known tourist destinations,
it is easily accessible by various means of transportation: flights, shinkansen trains, and highway buses.
International visitors are currently eligible for a special fare for a flight from Sapporo to Yamagata.
If you're around Hokkaido, it’s the perfect time to use the opportunity to experience this unique destination.