3 days in Yamagata Prefecture Itinerary

3 days in Yamagata Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Yamagata Prefecture trip planner

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Route & dates

Start: San Diego
Fly + Drive:  22 h 15 min
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: San Diego


Yamagata ©
The town of Yamagata and its surrounding prefecture have a wealth of attractions, both man-made and natural.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Risshaku-ji Temple, thenboost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, thenfly down the slopes at Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort, and finally make a trip to Frost Covered Trees of Zao.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Yamagata trip itinerary builder site.

San Diego, USA to Yamagata is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from San Diego to Yamagata, you'll lose 17 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yamagata

Parks Historic Sites Spas
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Risshaku-ji Temple ©
Risshaku-ji Temple
Thermal Spas
Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort ©
Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort