Kofu Travel Guide

The contents of this area

Sightseeing Guide:

Kofu is the middle area of Yamanashi prefecture. There are many historic buildings and events in Kofu area. Moreover, There are great nature spots and mountains such as Southern Alpine, Nishizawa Valley and Shosen Valley. Many people visit here for hiking and trekking. There are many tour bus from Kofu Station.

Archaeologists have discovered evidence of human settlement in the Kōfu area dating back as far as 6000 years BCE. However, the town of Kōfu was not formally established until 1519.

Hoto is the most famous Kofu Food.

Access to Kofu

By Car

Use Chuo Express Way. Exit at Kofu-Showa.

By Train

Use JR Chuo Line to Kofu Station.

Shingen-ko Festival

Area Distribution : Yamanashi