Use the local bus to travel between wineries in Katsunuma, Yamanashi.
Step into the past at Japan’s first winery, in Koshu, Yamanashi.
Make traditional stone-tank wine in Fuefuki, Yamanashi.
Experience a remarkable Obon festival in Hayakawa, Yamanashi.
Discover where to eat hōtō at Lake Kawaguchiko, Yamanashi.
Enjoy walking through Japanese wine country in Koshu and Fuefuki, Yamanashi.
Explore the heart of Japanese wine country in Katsunuma, Yamanashi.
Experience the changing seasons at Oyanagawa Gorge, in Jikkoku, Fujikawa, Yamanashi.
Visit a museum with the most incredible collection of kimono at Lake Kawaguchiko, Yamanashi.
Lake Shibireko, in Ichikawamisato, Yamanashi, is the fourth instalment in my series of honourable mentions.
Daizen-ji, in Katsunuma, Yamanashi, has been dedicated to grape cultivation for 1300 years.
The true last samurai meet fine wine in Katsunuma, Yamanashi.