The ”Golden Scenery” Visible in Fall: 7 Spots Famous for Their Rows of Gingko Trees

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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

    106 gingko trees are planted in a row 200 meters long

    Meiji Jingu Gaien

    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 146 gingko trees, as well as various other species of tree.
    The peak viewing season is usually mid November to early December

    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


    Hokkaido university

    Don’t miss seeing it lit up at night

    Naritasan Park

    On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays during the peak viewing season, you can enjoy events such as tea ceremonies or concerts

    Gyoudou-san Jouin-ji Temple

    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

    Nikkou Yumoto

    When it comes to Nikko, the fall leaves on Iroha Slope are famous, and you can enjoy both hot springs and fall colors.

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