Compared to the city, Yamaguchi Prefecture is filled with natural beauty, and starting from late May, you can enjoy Yamaguchi’s nature by watching the fireflies from its river banks.
The Japanese firefly is designated as a Natural Treasure. Within Yamaguchi Prefecture, the banks of the Ichinosaka River in Yamaguchi City and the Koyagawa River in Toyota Town, Shimonoseki City are especially famous, and will have various events during firefly season.
The fireflies dancing and blinking through the dark nights of early summer are truly a magical sight. So why not enjoy a dreamy night watching the fireflies in Yamaguchi?