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Overview of Tohoku Trip


Cherry blossoms, snow corridors, festivals, fall leaves and frost-covered trees. Explore the history, culture and food of Tohoku, which has been shaped by a rich yet harsh lifestyle, and whose rhapsody of vivid, colorful seasons has fascinated many poets. The region’s art and food cultures come from living in harmony with and respecting the natural environment. Travelers to Tohoku will enjoy the polar opposite of the modern urban landscape and discover a completely different facet of Japan.

Route Features

This tour will visit natural, historical and cultural tourist spots using mostly public transportation combined with locally provided transportation. In addition to eating and shopping for local specialties at main visitor spots and hotels, participants can also take part in hands-on experiences and local interchanges for novel aspects of Tohoku culture.