11 days in Sendai & Aomori Itinerary

11 days in Sendai & Aomori Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sendai
— 4 nights
2
Aomori
— 6 nights

4
nights
Sendai

Sendai ©
Human history and nature combine seamlessly in Sendai, with the influence of each never far away in this green and storied city.
Explore Sendai's surroundings by going to Hiraizumi-cho (Chuson-ji Konjiki-do, Chuson-ji Temple, &more), Umanose (in Rifu-cho) and Matsushima-machi (Michinoku Date Masamune Historical Museum, Matsushima Bay, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Risshaku-ji Temple, browse the exhibits of Zuihoden, don't miss a visit to Sendai Station, and step into the grandiose world of Sendaijo Ato.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sendai day trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Sendai is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Sendai due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Singapore in June, plan for cooler days in Sendai, with highs around °C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Aomori.

Things to do in Sendai

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hiraizumi-cho, Matsushima-machi, Yamagata, Zao-machi, Umanose
Highlights from your plan
Sendaijo Ato ©
Sendaijo Ato
Risshaku-ji Temple ©
Risshaku-ji Temple
Chuson-ji Temple ©
Chuson-ji Temple

6
nights
Aomori

Aomori ©
Facing Mutsu Bay on the northernmost tip of Honshu, Aomori is a bustling regional capital known for its fresh seafood and modern architecture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Aomori: Towada (Kudan no Taki Waterfall, Oirase Mountain Stream, &more), Hirosaki (Former Konyamachi Fire Department Headquarters, Hirosaki Park, &more) and Tachineputa No Yakata (in Goshogawara). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse, take in the views from Aomori Bay Bridge, admire the masterpieces at Aomori Museum of Art, and examine the collection at Seikan Ferry Memorial Ship Hakkodamaru.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Aomori travel planner.

You can take a train from Sendai to Aomori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sendai in June since evenings lows in Aomori dip to °C. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Aomori

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Towada, Hirosaki, Hakkoda Mountains, Tachineputa No Yakata
Highlights from your plan
Oirase Mountain Stream ©
Oirase Mountain Stream
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse ©
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse
Sannai-Maruyama Site ©
Sannai-Maruyama Site

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