Naruko-Kyo – One of the most attractive places of Tohoku Area to see beautiful autumn leaves
Naruko-Kyo or Naruko Valley one of the most attractive places of Tohoku Area to see beautiful autumn leaves stands on the North-West area of Miyagi, 70 kilometers away from Sendai.
The beauty of this place is colorful autumn forest. Color of the leaves are various between red and bright yellow of beech oaks and maples contrast with gaily green of pine trees.
The appropriate time to visit here to see beautiful autumn leaves is around the end of October.
The significant angle is the one that can see both of tunnel and railway especially when the Limited Express “LEX Resort Minori”. Line is running out from the tunnel.
The most convenience way to travel is by taking Tohoku Shinkansen from Tokyo to Furukawa Station and then switch to JR Rikku-to Line to Naruko Onsen Station.
Now JR East are having special promotion for those who want to visit Tohoku by buying JR East Pass for traveling with JR East Lines (Shinknsen included) and reserve the accommodations in Miyagi – Sendai from our specific lists, will have the right to get accommodation discount up to ¥30,000. You can read more information by clicking at the banner below this.
For more information：
Limited Express “LEX Resort Minori” (Japanese)
Tohoku Area Tourism Center (English)
Miyagi Prefecture Tourism Center (English)