Sightseeing spots of the four seasons
This is true autumn in Japan. Recommended spots for rural landscapes
Autumn in Japan is a fruitful season. You can catch sight of the scenic countryside where golden ears of rice sway in various places. Let us introduce spots in Hietsuno where you can experience autumn in Japan.
[Ishikawa] Mikohara Terraced Rice-fields
The Mikohara district of Hakui City is a mountainous community adjacent to Toyama Prefecture. It has the largest terraced rice-fields in Ishikawa prefecture, and stretched out in front of you is the beautiful scenery of the Satoyama, where terraced rice-fields and communities with traditional Japanese houses are interwoven. It is especially beautiful between June and September when rice planting has finished, and you can look down from the observation spots in the area at the Sea of Japan in the distance.
Shiroyone Senmaida Rice Terraces
Golden ears of rice sway, and eagerly await harvest in September. It is a spot where you can expect to see the splendor of the sea and golden ears of rice.