Located on the Japan Sea side of Tohoku, Yamagata is know for its production of fruits such as cherries. It’s also home to magnificent nature such as Mogami River which is the longest river in Japan as a river with only one prefecture as a basin, and Zao Mountain Range located near the prefectural border.東北の日本海側に位置しており、桜桃などの栽培が盛んなフルーツ王国として知られる。1つの県のみを流れる河川としては国内最長を誇る最上川や県境に鎮座する蔵王連峰など美しく雄大な自然が魅力的。