Daibutsu is the highlight of this exemplary ancient-Nara temple, which has fascinated people for time immemorial.


The World Heritage site silk factory which contributed to the modernization of Japan


Japan’s first silk-reeling factory which has been registered as a World Heritage site


A World Heritage site of Scenic Beauty with a surviving elegant garden of Heian aristocracy that came of age in the Tohoku region


Tenryu-ji Temple

Tenryu-ji Temple, a World Heritage site with the spectacular Unryu-zu (image of the cloud dragon) and a garden from 700 years ago


A World Heritage expanse of trees consisting of a virgin forest of Japanese beech


The World Heritage blast furnace is in the middle of a forest. The history of its modern-day iron manufacturing is related to the present day