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INTRODUCTION TO 16 AREAS OF ATTRACTION

Hakkoda, Towada, Oirase

Enjoy a good drink with the soul of the Tohoku people and great nature

Aomori Nebuta Festival

It is one of the summer festivals representing Japan. It is held from August 2 to 7 every year and over 3 million people attend. There are 20-30 large Nebuta floats on parade and a large crowd of a couple of thousand people called "Haneto" who call out "Lassera!" while jumping and dancing together. The venue is filled with excitement.

Oirase Stream

As a leading scenic spot in Japan, it has been designated as a national scenic spot and naturalx monument of the country. You can walk for around 14 km and feel so close to nature among the rocks and splashed by the flowing stream.

Lake Towada

It is a beautiful scenic spot of fresh green and autumn colors, beautiful scenery throughout the four seasons. The 327 m depth lake, the third deepest in Japan, has a deep indigo color and a sparkling lake surface is very beautiful.

Himemasu (Sockeye salmon)

The sockeye salmon raised in the waters has the characteristics of being a fatty fish with a sweet taste and without any odor or strange taste to it. Please enjoy the sockeye salmon dishes at Lake Towada.

HANEDA Airport

75 min.

AOMORI Airport

AOMORI Sta.100 min.

Lake TOWADA[YAKEYAMA]

SENDAI Sta.

90 min.

SHICHINOHE-TOWADA Sta.

60 min.

TOWADA City. 

40 min.

Lake TOWADA[YAKEYAMA]

  • Airplane
  • Shinkansen (Bullet train)
  • Train
  • Bus
  • min. : Required Time