Yonezawa & Okitama

Yonezawa & Okitama

The Yonezawa and Okitama area is located in the southern part of Yamagata Prefecture. This area consists of three cities and five towns. It is said that Isabella Bird, a female traveler in the 19th century, once praised the Okitama region as the "Arcadia of the East." The magnificent nature remains, and the traditional festivals, rich food, and famous hot springs offer a gentle welcome to visitors.

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