Naragejuku on the Ushu Kaido road was a busy post town in the past.
There are old traditional houses with thatched roofs and stone arched bridges in this scenery that makes you feel the history of the district.
The biggest attraction of Naragejuku is that it retains its original appearance.
Come enjoy this natural scenery of ancient times where people live modern life.
There are two arched bridges over the Kaneyama River.
Usual megane (glasses) bridges have two arches, but here in Naragejuku there are two single-arch bridges, one upstream and one downstream.
Elder club Omotenachi Food
This club made of elderly women uses seasonal vegetables harvested locally in Naragejuku and serve "hospitality dishes" with a different menu each season.
Venue: Naragejuku Daikokuya residence
Limit: From 5 people to up to 20
Fee: 1,650 yen (tax included)
Reservation: required up to 5 days in advance
[Inquiries & Reservations]
Kaminoyama City Tourism Association
Tel. 023-672-0839 (9:00~17:00)
Narageshuku, Kaminoyama City, Yamagata Prefecture
- 023-672-0839 (Kaminoyama Tourism Association)023-672-0839 (Kaminoyama Tourism Association)
20 minutes by car from JR Kaminoyama Onsen Station
12 minutes by car from Kaminoyama Onsen IC
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