The ponds (“ike”) of Japan change their features with the seasons and have an aura of mystery that draws you in. Those ponds that are surrounded by mountains are especially lovely as trekking or hiking destinations during the fall holiday season. The scenery shifts daily with the weather, so each trip is truly a “once in a lifetime” experience. Even the trip there will be full of beautiful and exciting scenery. We’ll be introducing Zekkei’s top five ponds of Japan, guaranteed to leave you breathless with their beauty.