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YAMANASHI

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  • Yamanashi Prefecture is surrounded by high mountains, Mt. Fuji and Minami-Alps, rich with fresh water.
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Yamanashi used to be known for crystal mines. Since then, the rock crystal has depleted but the polishing techniques gained during the mining era has made Yamanashi a famous jewelry production center. One-third of the total jewelry production in Japan takes place here. The harvests of peaches, grapes and plums in Yamanashi is number one in Japan. The Fuji Fugaku Wind Cave and The Narusawa Hyoketsu Ice Cave made by volcanic eruption are open to tourists and great cooling off spots in summer. Kiyosato Kogen at the foot of Yatsugatake is also a great place to enjoy nature.




  • Mt.Fuji
  • Koro kaki
  • Grape
  • Crystal