If you go to Kyoto in the future, you might want to visit Lake Biwa, which is located to the east of Kyoto. Lake Biwa is the largest lake in Japan. A great way to view this beautiful lake is to visit the "Biwako Valley". It is a ski resort located between Kyoto and Lake Biwa. Whether it's spring, summer or fall, as seen on this page, you'll have the best view!