Autumn Leaves Forecast 2017

It’s that time of the year again! The autumn leaves are coming out. It’s a great time to visit Japan, as most spots are free to visit. The Autumn colour season is also longer than the cherry blossom season, so there is no chance of missing out on the amazing views.

Find out more about autumn in out budget Autumn leaves guide.

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

Tokyo and Kamakura – Late November to early December

Osaka – Mid November to early December

Kyoto – Mid November to early December

Hiroshima and Miyajima – Early to late November

Hokkaido – Late September to late October

Japanese Alps and Nagano – Early October to mid November

Nara – Early to early December

Hakone – Early November to late November

Nikko – Mid October to mid November

Nagoya – Late October to early December

Sendai and Tohoku – Early October to early November

Get more with the Super Cheap Japan guidebook!

Full of the best places for autumn colours, plus the best tips for traveling on a budget in Japan.

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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.