Suwa Shrine Osugi (Old Japanese Cedar)
Yuzawa Town
The large Japanese cedar where Komako sat to cool off
It is said that the large Japanese cedar where Komako, the heroine of "Snow Country", sat under to cool off is also a location in which the author, Yasunari Kawabata, sat to contemplate his novel. The tree is 400 years old and has been designated as a natural monument of Yuzawa.
Address Yuzawa, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma, Niigata prefecture
Suggest route containing Suwa Shrine Osugi (Old Japanese Cedar)
"The train came out of the long tunnel into the snow country. The land lay white under the night ...
These hotels are close by
Takahan
Rating
B&B Avg.Price 8,925-13,125
Yuzawa Ski House
Rating
B&B Avg.Price 4,980-7,250
Takinoyu
Rating
B&B Avg.Price 12,600-15,000
Otowaya Ryokan
Rating
B&B Avg.Price 7,500-13,800
Hotel Futaba
Rating
B&B Avg.Price 10,000-16,000
You can access the facilities that
you have checked from My Map
Around Suwa Shrine Osugi (Old Japanese Cedar)
How go get to Suwa Shrine Osugi (Old Japanese Cedar)
25 minutes walk from Echigo Yuzawa Station.
Closest Bus Stop
1.9km from Yuzawa Station mae (YS02, etc.) Bus Stop
Car Access
From Tokyo6 minutes from Yuzawa IC
From Niigata6 minutes from Yuzawa IC
These facilities are close by
Suwa-Shrine
‘Kasumi Room’ literature reference room
Get a feel for prize winning writer Yasunari Kawabata
Hot Spring ' Yama No Yu'
This onsen, using natural spring water was where Yasunari Kawabata bathed
Yumoto Yakushi-Do
Yuzawa Ski Shrine
Hot Spring ' Komako No Yu'
A public bath named after Komako from the novel
SPA GALA-NO-YU
Yunosawa iriguchi (MY07) Bus Stop
(Only winter) Gala Yukawa Ski Resort Bus Stop
JR Gala Yuzawa Station