Obasute Station

Obasute Station is one of the best places to travel in Chikuma, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. It's famous for the beautiful scenery both in day and night. Here're guides for map, how to get there, spots nearby, attractions and photos of Obasute Station posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

Obasute Station Reviews


One Of The Three Most Scenic Train Stations Commanding Seasonal Zenkoji Daira Basin

Obasute Station, one of the three most scenic train stations in Japan, is located at the top of steep slope, and the train climbs by the method called switch-buck, that is rare in Japan. On the top of the slope, you can see the beautiful scenery of Zenkoji Daira Basin, such as apricot, cherry blossoms, and Obasute terraced rice fields known for 'the moon reflected in all rice fields (Tagoto-no Tsuki)'.◎Parking area is available. By car, 15 min from Koshoku IC of Nagao Speedway. 3 min from Obasute SA Smart Inter. You can enter the station for free.