Featuring pristine coastal scenery, hot springs, and regional dining, Yamaguchi Prefecture is the ideal place for a multi-day adventure.
Yamaguchi Prefecture is situated at the western tip of mainland Japan, renowned for its soaring landscape, regional cuisine, and wealth of steamy hot springs. Set along the coastline, the prefecture’s largest city, Shimonoseki, benefits from a diverse geography and mild climate. Meanwhile, the inland capital city, Yamaguchi, is surrounded by ancient monuments and natural landmarks that showcase the prefecture’s distinct scenery.
While the countless outdoor adventures spread throughout Yamaguchi are simply unmissable, there are also plenty of rewarding spots to enjoy some much-needed downtime. You’ll discover inviting hot springs within inner-city hotels and serene mountainside landscapes. Plus, Yamaguchi’s fishing and agriculture industries are considered some of the best in Japan, ensuring local restaurants serve culinary creations using only the finest ingredients.
If you’re excited to embark on a journey to Yamaguchi Prefecture, we’ve created a recommended itinerary spanning three days and two nights. Throughout this delightful adventure, you’ll explore the region’s world-class attractions and get to know its unique people and culture. Discover the following sights, then book your journey with JAL to take part in this thrilling journey.