INTRODUCTION TO 16 AREAS OF ATTRACTION

Oga

Encounter with burning sunsets and folk culture

Godzilla Rock

Among the strange group of rocks "Shiosezaki" made by lava stone, the most famous one is "Godzilla rock". When it is time for the sunset, Godzilla's silhouette stands out with the light from behind and it looks like the red sky is blowing fire.

Namahage

This is a famous folklore event in Japan that has been handed down to the Oga area. "Namahage" wearing a demon's mask loudly walks around the area holding armor in one hand. They are messengers of the gods and visit each house on December 31, wishing for happiness.

Stone-grilled food

This is local cuisine with the scent of the seashore, containing fish and shellfish that are in a tub and are instantly boiled when a burning stone is placed in it.

HANEDA Airport

65 min.

AKITA Airport

40 min.

AKITA Sta.

60 min.

OGA Sta.

SENDAI Sta.

150 min.

AKITA Sta.

60 min.

OGA Sta.

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