The town of Zao during spring which can be felt through flowers, food and events

Spring flowers in Zao

Daffodils in Zao

Yellow carpets appear on the slopes

The slopes of Miyagi Zao Eboshi Ski Resort located in the town of Zao will be fully covered with daffodils in May after the end of the ski season!
These are ultimate spring views for photos which show as if yellow carpets are spreading over the hills.
Best time
Mid-April
Photographing tips
  • It is good to both zoom in and zoom out when taking pictures. There is no doubt that photos with any cut will turn out well.
  • You can also take interesting pictures from the top or as if the frame is flying off a yellow carpet.

Cherry blossoms in Zao

A hidden cherry blossom spot from where you can see the snow on the summit of Mt. Zao together with blooming cherry trees

Many cherry blossoms grow throughout the town of Zao giving pink accents to the town when in spring, but these two spots are especially suitable for photographs.
Best time
Late April
Photographing tips
  • The Matsukawa river that flows through Togatta Onsen and cherry blossom trees. Mt. Zao that gently envelops them offers superb views.
Best time
Late April
Photographing tips
  • The recommended composition is to capture the cherry blossom trees that are lined up straight toward the snow-peaked mountain.

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Introduction of Zao-sama
The spring shows the charm of Zao town
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Introduction of Zao-sama
The spring shows the charm of Zao town

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