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Feeling the beauty of Japanese four seasons in Yamagata!

About Sankyo storehouse

♦Unchangeable symbol of Sakata for more than 100 years.
12 whitewashed storehouse standing along Shinida river streaming through the city.
The warehouse built in 1893 is furnished with perfect moisture prevention such as double roof.
One of the warehouses is used as a historical museum to display data related to rice and farming implements, and a video to introduce the process of making rice can be watched.

Details Sankyo storehouse

Address:1-8 1chome, Sankyo town, Sakata city, Yamagata
Opening hour:9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (close at 4 p.m. from December to February)
Entrance fee:300 yen, 50yen discount for a group of more than 20, children 150 yen, warehouse is free to enter.
Parking:(free) 20 cars

Access to Sankyo storehouse

Access:10 minutes by buy from JR Sakata station for Tsuruoka, then 1 minutes on foot from Sankyo town.

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Yamagata info is the web site to introduce Yamagata Prefecture of Japan, mainly about the tourist attractions and hot springs which may help those who are planning on a trip to Yamagata.

The place where beautiful Japanese nature and unique culture still remain.

Sightseeing in Yamagata Sightseeing in Yamagata

Spring:Cherry blossoms are at their best from April.
Summer:Hot. Visiting hamlet is recommended.
Fall:Beauty of the leaves when turned in autum. Imoni festivals everywhere!
Winter:Freezing cold with snow, and the trees will be coverd with them and ice.
Snow:Cold, but not as delicous as shaved ice.

So many things to see and experience throughout the year!

Gotta eat them! Gotta eat them!

Cherries:70% of cherries in Japan are produced in Yamagata Prefecture.
La France pears:The queen of the fruits is also Yamagata's best production.
Yonezawa Beef:As known as "Matsuzaka" of the west, and "Yonezawa" of the east.
Imoni:One of the local dishes of Yamagata which beef soup and taro roots are boiled and seasoned together.
Soba:Buckwheat noodles.
Cold ramen:Yamagata is the birthplace for cold ramen; the chinese noodle.

Yamagata food = delicacy of Japan

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Yamagata Prefecture official web site
Yamagata Airport
Japan Railways in eastern Japan

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