Sittin' pretty on the borders of Yamagata and Miyagi.
It's time for an... Ice wedding at this annual winter wonderland in the heart of a national park.
In and around this lake, you can see Mount Fuji, visit a thatched-roof village, explore three lava caves, and hike the Jukai Nature Trail.
The home of Japanese Loch Ness!
Legends accompany Japan’s deepest lake.
Perfect for a Sunday stroll.
Bathe like royalty and experience the local longtime tradition of yumomi.
A serene hideaway with its own special view of Mount Fuji and hiking access to a panoramic lookout.
Anyone who has ever paid for something with a ¥1,000 bill should be familiar with this lake’s view of Mount Fuji.
A hike dotted with bewildering beauty, plus one of the most picturesque rowboat trips you'll ever find.
Otsu is host to some of Japan’s most beautiful views. Just a short day trip from Kyoto, it's worth a visit.