Yamanashi Prefecture is in the central region of the main island . Just hours from Tokyo by bus, train, or car, Yamanashi is good for a day trip from the big city and allows travelers to experience the "inaka" Japan.

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The are a group of five small lakes in Yamanashi prefecture, on the North side of in .


Kōfu is the capital of Yamanashi Prefecture. Coming from Tokyo on the Chuo Line, there are limited express trains from Shinjuku to that continue on to Matsumoto.

is a small city in Yamanashi Prefecture. It is a mix of small town, light local industry and expensive bedroom community.

is a highland in the Yamanashi Prefecture.

is a city in Prefecture, .

Kōshū is in the North of the Yamanashi Prefecture, in .

is a major town in Yamanashi prefecture. lies roughly in the center of the aptly named Line, a single tracked JR rail line.

is a small city on the foot hills of .

is a small city in Yamanashi. There is Yatugatake in the north of the city, and the stretches to the foot.

is a small city in Yamanashi Prefecture.

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Achinese: Prefektur Yamanashi, Arabic: ياماناشي, Azerbaijani: Yamanaşi, Bulgarian: Яманаши, Catalan: Prefectura de Yamanashi, Central Khmer: ខេត្តយ៉ាម៉ាណាស៊ី, Central Kurdish: یاماناشی, Chinese: 山梨县, Czech: Prefektura Jamanaši, English: Yamanashi Prefecture, Esperanto: Gubernio Jamanaŝi, Estonian: Yamanashi prefektuur, Finnish: Yamanashin prefektuuri, French: Préfecture de Yamanashi, French: Yamanashi, Galician: Prefectura de Yamanashi, Georgian: იამანასის პრეფექტურა, German: Präfektur Yamanashi, German: Yamanashi, Hebrew: יאמאנאשי, Hungarian: Jamanasi prefektúra, Iloko: Prepektura ti Yamanashi, Indonesian: Prefektur Yamanashi, Irish: Maoracht Yamanashi, Italian: Prefettura di Yamanashi, Japanese: やまなし, Japanese: やまなしけん, Japanese: ヤマナシ, Japanese: ヤマナシケン, Japanese: 山梨, Japanese: 山梨県
Korean: 야마나시 현, Latvian: Jamanasi prefektūra, Lithuanian: Jamanašio prefektūra, Macedonian: Јаманаши, Malay (macrolanguage): Wilayah Yamanashi, Marathi: यामानाशी, Min Dong Chinese: Yamanashi-gâing, Min Nan Chinese: Yamanasi-koān, Northern Sami: Yamanashi prefektuvra, Persian: استان یاماناشی, Polish: Prefektura Yamanashi, Portuguese: Yamanashi, Romanian: Prefectura Yamanashi, Russian: Яманаси, Scots: Yamanashi Prefectur, Serbian: Префектура Јаманаши, Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Jamanashi, Slovak: Jamanaši, Spanish: Prefectura de Yamanashi, Sundanese: Préféktur Yamanashi, Swahili (macrolanguage): Mkoa wa Yamanashi, Swedish: Yamanashi prefektur, Tagalog: Prepektura ng Yamanashi, Tajik: Префектураи Яманаши, Thai: จังหวัดยะมะนะชิ, Ukrainian: Префектура Яманасі, Urdu: یماناشی پریفیکچر, Western Panjabi: ضلع یاماناشی, Yue Chinese: 山梨縣, Yamanashi-ken, Yamanashi Ken
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