8 Must-See Fall Foliage Spots in Japan for 2019

Fall foliage is what makes autumn so beautiful, and Japan is blessed in this regard. Its many native species of leafy trees and temperate climate allows for fall foliage that beautifully color the scenery in contrasting reds, yellows, oranges, and greens. Modern Japan might be complex with its plethora of World Heritage Sites, vast stretches of nature, metropolises noisy with people, and enchanting sceneries that preserve the country’s old charm. But there’s no place in Japan that isn’t made more beautiful when painted by the colors of fall foliage. All it takes is one look to be captivated by the country’s autumn leaves. It’s why every year, more and more people from all over the world flock here to witness them. But which parts of Japan are the best for enjoying fall foliage? We’re proud to present the 8 best such spots around the country, together with information on when and how to visit. We hope this guide helps you plan your future Japanese holiday.


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