Saga Prefecture: Full of Rich History and Natural Beauty
Kyushu Island is the southernmost of the four major islands in the Japanese
Archipelago. Saga Prefecture is located in the northern part of this Kyushu
Island. It has enjoyed many exchanges with other Asian countries since
ancient times, evidence of which can be witnessed at the numerous historical
sites in the region. Saga is blessed with natural beauty. In the north
is the Genkai Sea and in the south, the Ariake Sea. In addition, the Sefuri
Mountain Range is located in the north of the Prefecture and the vast Saga
Plains in the south. Plenty of flowers and trees bloom all over Saga, presenting
a variety of seasonal impressions.
Saga has so many things to offer visitors, with its natural beauty, rich
history, plentiful hot springs and exciting festivals. Take a look at various
aspects of Saga and enjoy!