The “golden scenery” visible only in fall: we select 7 spots famous for their rows of gingko trees, a sight unique to Japan

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  • Gingkos are unusual trees, rarely found outside Japan.
    In fall, their leaves turn a beautiful shade, and you can enjoy the sight of gold stretching in every direction.

    Showa Kinen Park

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    106 gingko trees are planted in a row 200 meters long
    MAP:http://goo.gl/sQM8Ev

    Meiji Jingu Gaien

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    Meiji Jingu Gaien, located in Shinjuku Ward, in the heart of Tokyo.
    The road lined with gingko trees stretches for 300 meters The gingko trees were planted in 1923, and there are now 156 gingko trees, as well as various other species of tree.
    The peak viewing season is usually mid November to early December
    MAP:http://goo.gl/z7klpm

    The largest gingko tree in Japan

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    The largest gingko tree in Japan, over 1,000 years old, with a height of 31 meters and a girth of 22.00 meters, is an overwhelming size!
    It was designated as a National Natural Treasure in 2004

    MAP:http://goo.gl/1uMWE2

    Hokkaido university

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    Don’t miss seeing it lit up at night
    MAP:http://goo.gl/GNPU8c

    Naritasan Park

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    On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays during the peak viewing season, you can enjoy events such as tea ceremonies or concerts
    MAP:http://goo.gl/foZLA9

    Gyoudou-san Jouin-ji Temple

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    This is also a point on the hiking course in Ashikaga Prefectural Nature Preserve, and the views of the fresh green leaves of spring and of the fall foliage are particularly stunning
    MAP:http://goo.gl/frX6sF

    Nikkou Yumoto

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    When it comes to Nikko, the fall leaves on Iroha Slope are famous, and you can enjoy both hot springs and fall colors.
    MAP:http://goo.gl/i0fJbI

    Reference:retrip.jp/