Hieizan (Mt. Hiei)

The trees on Mt. Hiei wear their fall colors earlier than in the flat lands. The Momiji Matsuri (Maple Festival) is held in the Yokokawa River region where dazzling autumn colors can be seen. You can also approach the summit of Hieizan on the Hieizan Driveway. From this winding road , a beautiful view of the city of Otsu and Lake Biwa will appear in front of your eyes.

Season Information

Last modified: 29th Oct., 2019

Autumn colors: 10-30%
Address
Sakamoto, Otsu-shi
Contact No.
+81-77-578-6565
Access
A 10-minute walk from Sakamoto Station on Keihan Ishiyama Sakamoto Line to Hieizan Railway Cable Sakamoto Station, 11-minute on the cable line to Enryakuji Station
Official Website
http://www.hieizan.or.jp/
Best time to see
Late October-Mid November

※ Some information is displayed in Japanese and machine-translated English, which may not be accurate.
For the latest information, please check the official website for each spot.

Hieizan (Mt. Hiei)

The trees on Mt. Hiei wear their fall colors earlier than in the flat lands. The Momiji Matsuri (Maple Festival) is held in the Yokokawa River region where dazzling autumn colors can be seen. You can also approach the summit of Hieizan on the Hieizan Driveway. From this winding road , a beautiful view of the city of Otsu and Lake Biwa will appear in front of your eyes.

※ Some information is displayed in Japanese and machine-translated English, which may not be accurate.
For the latest information, please check the official website for each spot.

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