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Trip to Yamagata

Visit the splendor of rich merchants and a port town.


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2days plan

Visit the splendor of rich merchants and a port town.

Sakata Station

It is approximately five minutes by car

Kyu Abumi-ya [Former Residence of Abumi-ya Family]

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Kyu Abumi-ya [Former Residence of Abumi-ya Family]

Country designated historic spot "old stirrup shop." In shipping agency on behalf of Sakata, we prosper through the Edo era and convey figure which played a big role in Sea of Japan marine transportation in now. Stirrup person serves the part of senior town official as lead status of Sakata 36 people people and plays an important role in town administration.


 

It is approximately five minutes by car

maikochayahinaguragarousomarou
maimusumechaokuhinazo*rosouma* [lunch]

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Maikochaya Hinaguragaro Somaro

We restore restaurant "aspect stable" from the Edo era as Maiko Ja-ya (tea house).
We can enjoy fascinating dance of Mai Sakata daughter and can appreciate doll and artworks of old family possession.
In addition, we can enjoy dance daughter lunch of Mai Sakata daughter as lunch.


 

It is approximately five minutes by car

Hiyoriyama Park

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Hiyoriyama Park

One of the oldest wooden hexagonal lighthouses in Japan, bearing stones, and Sengoku-bune [Japanese huge wooden sailing vessel] (re-created in half scale) which used to play an active role are on exhibit in the park and carry down the feel of a port town. It is famous spot of cherry tree, and Sakata Hiyori wild cherry tree Festival is held every year in the middle of April.


 

It is approximately five minutes by car

Sankyo Soko [warehouse]

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately 30 minutes

 

Sankyo Soko [warehouse]

Symbol Sankyo Warehouse of symbol "Sankyo Warehouse" of Minato-cho, Sakata rice granary Shonai. This is a rice warehouse built in 1893. Sankyo Soko has passed down the history of Sakata’s prosperity as a rice shipping port; also was used as a location of NHK’s morning drama series “Oshin.”


 

The same facility

*gaku of dream

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately 30 minutes

 

*gaku of dream

We redecorate two of Sankyo Warehouse which still plays an active part in symbol of national eminent rice granary Shonai as active agriculture warehouse and open in 2004. In hall, it keeps Gifts of Sakata and can have light meal and meal. In addition, as for the display of tortoise large ornamental parasol for a festival that person of business magnate main room let you make in the Edo era of booth and Sakata introducing the history of Sakata in museum.


 

It is approximately 30 minutes by car

Yunohama Onsen

 

Location Tsuruoka-shi

Plan for stay time: Accommodation

 

Yunohama Onsen

Sandy beach where beach of the prefecture spreading out in large shoreline of Yunohama hot-spring village's greatest scale is large, the shallow for a good distance from the shore sea, spot full of charm including broad perspective of the beautiful setting sun. Marine sports are prosperous, too. There is anecdote called hot spring which sea turtle found.


 

Yunohama Onsen night

It is 30 minutes by car

Homma Museum of Art

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Homma Museum of Art

This villa was completed thanks to the salvation project for working people’s happiness by Kodo, the 4th generation of Homma Family in 1813 and is now one of the prominent Japanese gardens. Opened as Homma Museum of Art in 1947, this museum has exhibited fine arts such as antiquarian books, antiques, and paintings.


 

It is approximately five minutes by car

French of Sakata

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour 30 minutes

 

French of Sakata

Port town of the European local cuisine Sea of Japan which kaikuchiken, Hitomi Yamaguchi, Saiichi Maruya loved, French of Sakata are Western-style not to kill taste of material of fishery products mainly on white-fleshed fish and prepare. We can thoroughly enjoy Courses which mixed Japanese seafood including oyster and flatfish, convention vegetables at reasonable price in the summer.

 

It is approximately ten minutes by car

Sakata-shi art museum

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Sakata-shi art museum

It is art museum where we made use of scenery to introduce various culture to more than the times in. It is man of influence of Japanese foreign film world to become permanent pillar. "Mr. Shigeru Morita who is person of Order of Culture receipt of a decoration" "Western picture painter of member of Japan Art Academy, *ryo**shi "Western picture painter from Sakata-shi, work of Takeru Saito three people." And it is sculptor, work of Tsuyoshi Takahashi.


 

It is approximately ten minutes by car

Ken Domon Museum

 

Location Sakata-shi

Plan for stay time: Approximately one hour

 

Ken Domon Museum

"Ken Domon Museum" which was born as art museum where was specialized in first Japanese photograph. All approximately 70,000 points of works are donated to city than Mr. Ken Domon who became Sakata-shi honorary citizen first and invite the 30th anniversary for personal photograph pavilion. In 2009, we were rated as two stars by "Michelin green guide Japon".


 

It is approximately 30 minutes by car

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