Yamanashi Prefecture, the capital of which is Kofu, is
located in the inland part, and the main industry is fruit growing, and
the grape and the thigh are popularly cultivated. Since Kofu is a grape-producing
area, the production of wine is also popular. From Kofu city the World
Heritage, Mt. Fuji is seen, in the vicinity of which there are Fuji Five
Lakes which are scenic spots and summer resorts.
Therefore many tourists visit for summering and in the surrounding area
accommodations such as hotels and Japanese style Ryokan are well prepared.
Also besides Mt. Fuji as sightseeing spots are well known Shosenkyo Valley
and Oshino Hakkai, which is one of selected one hundred exquisite waters
of Japan. Hoto which is the local dish is well known nationwide and visitors
can eat in the restaurant and accommodations.