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[2018 Edition] 3 Must-Visit Spots in the Kansai Region for Fall Foliage in October

Many people say that the best time to view fall foliage in Japan is from early October all the way to the end of December. However, this is actually a rough estimate: In reality, it differs by region due to different plant species and climates. We've decided to create the ultimate guide to the best autumn foliage viewing spots in Japan, separated by area and month, for the year of 2018. This is part 3 out of 5, focusing on the ever-popular region of Kansai, which includes classic tourist cities like Kyoto, Osaka, and Nara. Keep reading to find out more!