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Kamo Aquarium

  • Shonai Area

Tsuruoka City Kamo Aquarium is located in an impressive modern white-walled building on …

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Kamo Aquarium

Yudonosan Shrine

  • Shonai Area

Mount Haguro, Mount Gassan and Mount Yudono, known as the Three Mountains of Dewa, have …

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Yudonosan Shrine

Bunshokan

  • Murayama Area

The Yamagata Prefectural Folk Museum (nicknamed "Bunshokan") was built in 1916…

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Bunshokan

Mt. Haguro

  • Shonai Area

Mount Haguro, Mount Gassan and Mount Yudono, known as the Three Mountains of Dewa, have …

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Mt. Haguro

Sekiyama Waterfall

  • Murayama Area

Sekiyama Waterfall is a 15-metre wide waterfall dropping 10 metres over a unique rocky s…

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Sekiyama Waterfall

Zao Sky Cable

  • Murayama Area

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Zao Sky Cable

Momijigawa Valley

  • Murayama Area

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Momijigawa Valley

Kaminoyama Onsen

  • Murayama Area

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Kaminoyama Onsen

Mt. Gassan

  • Shonai Area

Mount Haguro, Mount Gassan and Mount Yudono, known as the Three Mountains of Dewa, have …

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Mt. Gassan

Midagahara Wetlands

  • Shonai Area

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Midagahara Wetlands

Tamasudare Falls

  • Shonai Area

Legend has it that the renowned priest Kobo Daishi discovered and named Tamasudare (bead…

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Tamasudare Falls

Deshio Monjudo

  • Murayama Area

Deshiomonjudo (Ryokouji) in the Murakizawa area of Yamagata City is also known as Hydran…

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Deshio Monjudo

Hijiori Onsen Morning Market

  • Mogami Area

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Hijiori Onsen Morning Market

Akayu Onsen

  • Okitama Area

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Akayu Onsen

Takahata Winery

  • Okitama Area

Among the fruit kingdoms of Yamagata, Takahata Town, where Takahata Winery is located,&n…

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Takahata Winery

Shirakawa Dam Kogan Park

  • Okitama Area

This is a park around Lake Shirakawa formed by Shirakawa Dam. There are auto campgrounds…

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Shirakawa Dam Kogan Park

Sakata Seafood Market

  • Shonai Area

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Sakata Seafood Market

Mt. Chokai

  • Shonai Area

Facing the Japan Sea, the unique topography of Mount Chokai rises dramatically from sea …

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Mt. Chokai

The large Japanese Judas tree of Mt.Gongen

  • Mogami Area

The landmark is the brown colored infoormation sign that goes from Higashihoden toward S…

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The large Japanese Judas tree of Mt.Gongen

Hijiori Onsen

  • Mogami Area

A hot spring town that still retains the atmosphere of a traditional hot spring resort. …

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Hijiori Onsen
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