Nov/1 - 30, 2020 Autumn Leaves Light-up in Mount Yoshino

Sightseeing information about Nov/1 - 30, 2020 Autumn Leaves Light-up in Mount Yoshino in Japan.

Nov/1 - 30, 2020 Autumn Leaves Light-up in Mount Yoshino4.2

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 from 11/1 '20 to 11/30 '20


Mount Yoshino is a 690-meter tall mountain in the town of Yoshino in Nara Prefecture. It covers all over the mountain paths around 8 kilometers, from Yoshino River to Omine mountains.
It is also a base of Omine spiritual mountain walk for decipliants. A path between Yoshino-Omine and Yuya is called Omine Okukudou and is still used for religeous training.
The spiritual site and path in Kii, including Mt. Yoshino, was approved as one of UNESCO World Heritage.
Mount Yoshino is known as one of the Japan's best spots for viewing sakura cherry blossom in spring, and the fall foliage of ginkgo and maple trees in autumn is also magnificent.
To enjoy the autumn foliage, you can go not only by hiking up the mountain, also go by taking the ropeway. The Yoshino Ropeway is the oldest ropeway in Japan, and it takes only 3 minutes to the summit. Enjoy the ride through the sky while taking in the surrounding scenery of beautiful autumn leaves.

Furthermore, during the autumn foliage viewing season, several spots including the areas around the Mt. Yoshino Tourist Parking Lot, the Kinpusen-ji Temple, Niomon gates and the Naka-senbon Ogino Valley, are lit up with decorative lighting to allow for viewing the fall colors even at night.
Light-Up Dates : Nov.1 - 30, 2020 Hours : 17:00 - 21:00

Address : Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun, Nara Prefecture
Admission : Free
Access :
・a 10-mins by bus from Yoshino Station, get off at Yoshinoyama Ropeway Station
・take a cable car from Senbonguchi Ropeway Station to Yoshinoyama Ropeway Station (3mins)
[Mount Yoshino Ropeway Fee]
Adults: ¥360 one-way, ¥610 round-trip
Kids: ¥180 kids one-way, ¥310 round-trip

Purposeworld heritage,Traditional folk,health,night view,nature,mountain climbing,shrine/temple,autumn foliage,sightseeing,major
Airport/Sta.Yoshino sta. (about 1km) Google Transit


5.0a month ago

A magnificent Niomon suitable for a national treasure! !!

It is currently under renovation because it is the oldest building on Mt. Yoshino! !!

It is still used as a place for training! !!

Kinpusenji Temple Zao-do ...
Founded about 1300 years ago, it is a symbol of Mt. Yoshino, a sacred place for mountain worship! !!

Training is held every day in the main hall of Yoshimizu Shrine ... Morning work 🙏
Zao 權 phenomenon of 7.3m when opened
Past / Present / Future /
Buddha, Kannon, Ya ... all changed ...
It seems that the sound of conch shells enters the body and is purified.
It's a wonderful Niomon 💕

5.0a week ago

It's a place where you can calm down and review yourself.

5.07 months ago

Currently under repair. It was burnt down in the turbulence of the Northern and Southern dynasties, but it was rebuilt in the middle of the Muromachi period. It was a magnificent Niomon gate suitable for a national treasure, and it matched cherry blossoms in full bloom.

5.02 months ago

The Niomon Gate at Kinpusenji Temple is currently under repair. It is designated as a national treasure. The Zao-do (main hall) faces south, but the main gate, Nio-mon, faces north. The Niomon is a building from the Muromachi period, and the enshrined statue of Nio Nio was made in 1338, and the A-un was made the following year.

4.03 months ago

During the refurbishment, there was nothing, so please look forward to it!