Yamagata Cherries Madeleine
Lavish amounts of cherry juices are mixed into the dough and baked to a moist finish, coated with homemade cherry chocolate. An elegant flavor with the texture of the white chocolate and the moist Madeleine dough.
Yamagata Shun-Kouka (Yamagata Seasonal Fragrant Fruits)
Smooth jellies made from fruits such as the "La France" pears, "cherries" and "peaches" from Yamagata- the fruit kingdom.
Five-storey Pagoda of Mount Haguro
Located on the approach to Mount Haguro, on the Ichi-no-Saka path between the rows of cedar trees. It is said to be the oldest pagoda in the Tohoku region and created by the famous samurai, Taira-no-Masakado. The current pagoda was purportedly rebuilt approximately 600 years ago. The wooden structure pagoda was made using a technique called "San-Ken-Go-So" or （3 Ken（unit of measurement） and 5 layers）. Designated as a national treasure in 1966 (Showa year 41）. There is a huge millenary cedar tree nearby with a circumference of 10m called the "Jiji Sugi" or Grandpa Cedar.
Juhyo snow monsters of Zao
The world-renowned art of nature, the Juhyo or the snow monsters formed by the unique weather conditions and vegetations of the Zao mountain range. This beautiful sight is world-famous with visitors from around the globe. The changes in expression between night and day are also one not to miss.
Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata