Welcome to Yurihonjo City
Yurihonjo City is located at latitude 39 north and longitude 140 east, in the southwest of Akita Prefecture. It has a graceful mountain, Mt. Chokai, in the south, and, the western part of the city is on the Japan Sea. It is a city spreading out along Koyoshigawa, a class A river with headwaters coming out of Mt. Chokai.
You will enjoy a diversity of touristic attractions introducing the nature and long history of the city. With Chokai National Park in the center, the city is full of charm of travelling everywhere, including the panoramic landscapes, hot springs, outdoor activities from season to season, and history exploring.