Iimoriyama Mountain

This is the place where the Byakkotai, a legendary group of teenage samurai warriors, committed seppuku (suicide by sword) when they thought their castle was burning. Their tombs stand side by side here.

This is the place where the Byakkotai, a legendary group of teenage samurai warriors, committed seppuku (suicide by sword) when they thought their castle was burning. Their tombs stand side by side here.

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The third biggest prefecture in Japan situated in the south of the "Tohoku" region in the Northern part of the Japanese main island of Honshu. Around 90 minutes from Tokyo by Shinkansen or 3 hours by car. A modern prefecture that embraces educational school trips which many students want to experience.

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