Autumn Leaves Forecasts

Here are the times for the main areas in Japan for autumn leaves. For a nearby area the timings will be very similar. Enjoy some pics here.

Fukuoka and Kyushu – Mid November to late November/early December

Tokyo and Kamakura – Mid November to early December

Osaka – Mid November to early December

Kyoto – Mid November to early December

Hiroshima and Miyajima – Mid to late November

Hokkaido – Early September to late October

Japanese Alps and Nagano – Early October to mid November

Nara – Early to early December

Hakone – Late October to early November

Nikko – Early October to mid November

Nagoya – Late October to early December

Sendai and Tohoku – Mid October to mid November


Official Kouyou Guide (Japanese)

Published by Matthew Baxter

Matthew Baxter is a British travel author who lived in New Zealand and Japan for many years. Having traveled across these countries, without much money, he has built up an extensive knowledge of budget travel, and also worked at many leading tourism companies in both countries. He also writes professionally for several websites and publications, such as the GaijinPot, All About and the Japan National Tourist Association. Those heading to Taiwan should check out his new site, Taiwanna Travel.