Yamagata tours & activities, fun things to do in Yamagata. | VELTRA
Yamagata is located in Tohoku, and has been a major center of marine travel for centuries. Replete with history, enjoy a tour to Risshakuji Temple or Kaminoyama Castle. Much of the prefecture is covered in national parks, such as Bandai Asahi National Park and Zao, Chokai and Kurikoma Quasi-National Parks. Yamagata also has many hot springs, exciting festivals and delicious local specialties like sake, sweet fruit and seafood. Try paragliding, skiing or hiking in this nature-filled area.