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Ranked #1 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural

The temple known by the locals as "Yamadera" was founded in 860 AD by Ennin, as a subsidiary of Enryakuji temple in Kyoto. Its main building Konpon Chudo is built clinging to the... more »

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Ranked #2 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors

Rime on Trees or Ice Monsters at Mt. Zao are the popular winter phenomenon spotted both on Yamagata side and Miyagi side of Mt. Zao mountain range. Best season is from January to... more »

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Ranked #4 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Hot Springs/ Geysers; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #6 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Other
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Ranked #7 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Architectural Buildings; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #8 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #10 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Castles; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #12 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Other; Landmarks
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Ranked #13 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Transportation; Other
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Ranked #14 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Museums
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Ranked #15 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #17 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #18 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #19 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #20 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #21 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
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Ranked #22 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #23 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #24 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #25 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Playgrounds; Outdoors
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Ranked #26 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #27 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Other
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Ranked #28 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
Category: Geologic Formations; Lookouts; Outdoors
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Ranked #29 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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Ranked #30 of 34 attractions in Yamagata
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