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Mogami Area

Mogami River Boat Cruise

Mogami Area,Tozawa village
70minutes by car

The Mogami River is also known as Yamagata Prefecture’s “Mother River.”Riding along the boat one can view the splendid shape of the Mogami Gorge,located downstream of the river throughout the four seasons.The famous poet,Matsuo Basho composed the following verse in his “Narrow Road to the North”:”Gathering seawards The summer rains,how swiftly flows Mogami River.”(trans.Donald Keene)