Saitama's Ranzan Valley

A colorful spectacle awaits you!

By Steve Morton    - 1 min read

A little over an hour from Tokyo’s Ikebukuro Station on the Tobu Tojo Line lies Musashi-Ranzan, a typical non-distinct town in rural Saitama that wouldn’t be high on anyone’s itinerary if not for one fact; Ranzan Valley.

Situated within a pristine nature reserve, this scenic area is a 30 minute walk from Musashi-Ranzan Station or a more leisurely 10 minute bus ride away. During the autumn season this park boasts a spectacular array of colors ranging from bright yellow to deep red, easily making it one of the top places in and around Tokyo to come and see the autumn foliage.

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Steve Morton

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Yokohama based content creator, editor, and researcher. Steven likes, eating, reading and traveling on a streamlined budget guaranteed to make any self-respecting local gulp. When not too busy with work assignments, Steven attempts to not get lost while following Japanese tourist maps.Follow me on Wordpress or Instagram... and let's connect!