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Will You Fight Or Just Watch?

Will You Fight Or Just Watch?

Epic battle between Uesugi Kenshin and Takeda Shingen re-enacted every year on the banks of the Fuefuki River in Yamanashi. Participation..

Yamanashi, Fuefuki City Hall.. Sunday - Oct 27th 12 Free
Crystal Sound Museum

Crystal Sound Museum

Crystal Sound is a free museum in Shosenkyo with a collection of precious gemstones from around the world. The museum shop is a..

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Shosenkyo Ropeway

Shosenkyo Ropeway

Take Shosenkyo Ropeway to the summit of Mount Shozaburo for panoramic views of Kofu basin, the Japanese Alps and Mount Fuji. The..

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Autumn Colors at Shosenkyo Gorge

Autumn Colors at Shosenkyo Gorge

Shosenkyo Gorge has magnificent scenery and is famous for autumn color. An easy trail runs along the river from the gorge entrance..

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General Nogi

General Nogi

Sleiman Azizi

General Nogi and his wife Shizuko took their own lives in the traditional samurai suicide act of junshi, following their master..

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Climbing Yamadera

Elena Lisina

Climbing Yamadera is an enjoyable challenge easy with a grand panorama from the summit. Along the way up there are numerous temples..

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