Complete guide to the highlights of autumn leaves at Koyasan

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This article explains information about the autumn leaves at Koyasan(Mount Koya), including the best spots to view the fall foliage and the timing of the leaves' color change.

For a comprehensive overview of the entire Koyasan, please refer to 「Highlights and access methods of Koyasan (Wakayama Prefecture)」.

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About the season of autumn leaves at Koyasan

The autumn foliage at Koyasan usually reaches its peak from late October to early November each year. During the autumn leaf season, Jabaramichi is illuminated at night.

Autumn leaves in Okunoin

This is the state of the autumn leaves at Okunoin in Koyasan. When I visited, the peak foliage season had already passed, but the leaves around the approach path and near the Eireiden were still beautiful.

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Autumn leaves at Kongobuji Temple

This describes the autumn foliage at Kongobuji Temple in Koyasan. There were still a few autumn leaves remaining in front of the Seimon.

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Autumn leaves at Kongobuji Temple: Complete guide to the highlights of autumn leaves at Koyasan(8)

Autumn leaves at Jabaramichi

The path that leads from Kongobuji Temple to Danjogaran is called Jabara-michi. In Koyasan, Jabara-michi is renowned as a spot for viewing autumn foliage.

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Autumn leaves at Danjogaran

This describes the autumn foliage at Danjogaran.

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Autumn leaves at Reihokan

This describes the autumn foliage at Reihokan.

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Autumn leaves at Daimon

This describes the autumn foliage around Daimon.

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Autumn leaves at Daimon: Complete guide to the highlights of autumn leaves at Koyasan(30)

Other autumn leaves in Koyasan

This describes the other autumn foliage scenes that can be seen at Koyasan, including those at the Shukubo and along the roads.

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List of photos related to autumn leaves at Koyasan

Please see below for a list of photos related to autumn leaves at Koyasan.

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( Written by Tatsuo Ikura )