Yamadera / Risshakuji Temple
It is a place where there appears a number of temples stuck to the rock wall. It is a sacred mountain. There are about 1000 steps that continue from the mountain gate and you can see a magnificent view in the solemn atmosphere of the temple. It seems that the view from Godaido built into the cliff gives you a feeling as if you are floating in the air.
Zao Snow Monster
It is called "Snow monster" and it is a valuable natural art created by the overlapping of several conditions such as snowfall, humidity and wind.
Yamagata Prefecture boasts the largest production volume in Japan. The sweet and sour fruit is very delicious. Around mid-June to mid-July you can enjoy cherry picking.