Vegetarian's Japan Guide

Chūbu Region

Yamanashi, Nagano, Gifu, Shizuoka, Aichi


The Best 7 Days Chūbu Japan Autumn Itinerary

The Chūbu Region (中部地方) is located in the center of Japan’s main island – Honshū (本州), which is one of the most scenic parts of Japan. As these stunning attractions are mostly situated in mountainous areas, we recommend you embark on your trip between mid to late October for beautiful fall foliage.

Nanatsugama-Godan-no-Taki nishizawa valley

Nishizawa Valley and the Picturesque Waterfalls

Nishizawa Keikoku (西沢渓谷) is a valley in Yamanashi Prefecture located in Chichibu-Tama-Kai National Park (秩父多摩甲斐国立公園). If it is on your itinerary, prepare yourself for a feast of natural art! Once you step into this valley, we promise you will immediately be captivated by its mysterious charm (^_-)-☆.