Fall in Japan: Photos of the most beautiful scenes
There are dozens of amazing fall destinations to visit across the globe, but my all time favourite destination for glorious fall scenes is hands down, Japan. And for very good reason. Not only is the country jam-packed with hidden gems, colorful shrines and temples and gastronomical eats, it’s also home to breathtaking landscapes. So much so, that its natural beauty will far surpass all expectations you might already have. And, as if one couldn’t love Japan enough, you’ll soon find that fall in Japan is one of the most magical seasons to experience the country’s true charm and beauty.
Have you travelled to Japan in fall, yet? Well, if you haven’t…you’re in for a real treat! Chances are you’ll be ready to book your trip after seeing these jaw-dropping fall scenes. So, join us on a photographic journey through ‘The most beautiful colour scenes of fall in Japan’ below. Scroll down to get your fall fix, now…
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A colour journey of fall in Japan
Even though the glitzy streets of Tokyo and the snow-capped hills of Hokkaido are beyond amazing, I found the best fall colour scenes in the Kansai Region. From the colorful shrines and temples of Kyoto to the friendly deer in Nara and even the towering bamboo stalks of Arashiyama. So, get ready to experience fall at its very best!
Japan has plenty to do and see – even though you could spend weeks here, chances are you’ll still feel like you haven’t seen it all! As most of us do not have the luxury of traveling for extended periods of time, check out this great 14 days Japan travel itinerary which highlights all the must-see spots.
Fall in Kyoto
Fall in Arashiyama
Fall in Nara
Why you will love traveling during fall in Japan, too
Fall might not be everyone’s preferred season to travel – I mean who doesn’t love soaking up the sun or zigzagging down snow-capped mountains? But (and that’s a huge BUT), if you haven’t experienced the magical beauty of fall, especially that of fall in Japan, you’ve seriously been missing out! Nothing beats the dazzling display of bursting colours one can witness during this glorious season. From the fiery scarlet reds to the bursting oranges and vivid yellows – fall here is simply magic!
And let’s not forget, the often very welcoming cooler temperatures. Don’t get me wrong, I love summer. But, Taiwan’s relentless heat and humidity is rather unbearable at times. Which makes traveling in fall even more favourable. Well for us living in Asia, at least! Added to that, you’ll find that traveling in fall is also much more pocket friendly. Prices drop considerably during off-season, which makes saving a few pennies here and there so much easier. Who doesn’t like saving a few bucks, right? Whether you’re spending it or not, these little shavings off the top can go a long way. For instance, you could spend it on more important things – like buying some amazing souvenirs, pampering yourself, or perhaps even just allocating it towards your next trip!
We hope that these photos will inspire you to travel in fall. Or even better, experience the beauty of fall in Japan firsthand.
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