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Yamaguchi— 3 nights
Kyoto of the West
Located at the center of Yamaguchi Prefecture, the regional capital of Yamaguchi is renowned for its temples and shrines.You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yamaguchi: Mine (Akiyoshidai Karst Observatory & Akiyoshido) and Hatsukaichi (Daishoin Temple, Senjokaku, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Ruriko Temple Five-Story Pagoda, take in nature's colorful creations at Jyoei Temple Sesshu Garden, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yamaguchi Xavier Memorial Church.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yamaguchi trip planner.
If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major aiports are Fukuoka Airport, Hiroshima Airport and Okayama Momotaro Airport. In March, daily temperatures in Yamaguchi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Yamaguchi