How to get to Mount Yoshino?

Mount Yoshino

吉野山, Yoshino-yama Attraction
  • Asia
  • Japan
  • Kansai / Kinki
  • Nara Prefecture
  • Yoshino District
  • Yoshinoyama
Desmond Lua
  • 5 years ago

From Nara (1h15min, ¥860), you will need to take first the JR Sakurai line to Kōriyama (郡山), change to the Kintetsu Kushihara line to Kushihara-jingū-mae (橿原神宮前), and transfer one last time to the Kintetsu Yoshino line.

During the cherry blossom season
There are shuttle bus from Yoshino Station to Naka Senbon area near Chikurin-in Temple, about 3 times an hour, 360 Yen one way.
From Naka Senbon area near Chikurin-in Temple, take the mini bus to the Oku Senbon area of Yoshinoyama (15 minutes, 400 yen one way, 1-2 buses/hour).

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