18 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

18 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Aomori Prefecture journey builder

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Route & dates

Start: Tokyo
Train:  3 h 30 min
1
Aomori
— 2 nights
bus:  2 h
2
Towada
— 3 nights
bus:  6 h
3
Mutsu
— 2 nights
bus:  2 h
4
Oma-machi
— 3 nights
bus:  4 h
5
Hachinohe
— 2 nights
train:  3 h
6
Hirosaki
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
7
Aomori
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
End: Tokyo

2
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.
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Aomori trip itinerary planning app.

Tokyo to Aomori is an approximately 3.5- hour train ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tokyo in September, with highs in Aomori at 71°F and lows at 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Fri) before leaving for Towada.
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Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse ©
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse

3
nights
Towada

Towada ©
Tucked away among the foothills of the Hakkoda mountain range, Towada tourism revolves around its eponymous lake and the surrounding national park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Towada Art Center, Oirase Mountain Stream and Towada Shrine.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Towada trip planning site.

Towada is just a stone's throw from Aomori. Traveling from Aomori in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Towada, with lows of 65°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Mon) before leaving for Mutsu.

Things to do in Towada

Museums Nature Parks
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Oirase Mountain Stream ©
Oirase Mountain Stream
Towada Shrine ©
Towada Shrine
Towada Art Center ©
Towada Art Center

2
nights
Mutsu

Mutsu ©
Mutsu is a city located in Aomori Prefecture, Japan., the city had an estimated population of 59,807, and a population density of 69.2 persons per kmĀ², in 29,304 households. You've now added Lake Usoriyama to your itinerary. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Usoriyama.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mutsu tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Towada to Mutsu in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Mutsu are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Oma-machi.

Things to do in Mutsu

Nature Parks
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Lake Usoriyama ©
Lake Usoriyama

3
nights
Oma-machi

Oma-machi ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Omazaki Cape. Get out of town with these interesting Oma-machi side-trips: Mutsu (Osorezan & Yagen River).

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Oma-machi trip planning app.

Drive from Mutsu to Oma-machi in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Mutsu in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 60°F in Oma-machi. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Hachinohe.

Things to do in Oma-machi

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Mutsu
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Osorezan ©
Osorezan
Omazaki  Cape ©
Omazaki Cape

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nights
Hachinohe

Hachinohe
Tourism in Hachinohe centers around the port city's scenic coastline, lively food markets, and picturesque island with thousands of black-tailed gulls.
To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hachinohe online trip builder.

You can drive from Oma-machi to Hachinohe in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in September, and nighttime lows around 65°F. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hirosaki.

Things to do in Hachinohe

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

3
nights
Hirosaki

Hirosaki ©
A center of political power during the feudal era, Hirosaki today stands as a hub of culture and history in the north of the island.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nakacho Traditional Samurai House Preservation Area, Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden and Hirosaki Castle.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hirosaki tour site.

Getting from Hachinohe to Hirosaki by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Hachinohe in September, Hirosaki is little chillier at night with lows of 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Thu) before leaving for Aomori.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites Parks
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Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden ©
Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden

2
nights
Aomori

Aomori ©
You've now added Aomori Asamushi Aquarium to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aomori Asamushi Aquarium.

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You can take a train from Hirosaki to Aomori in an hour. Another option is to drive. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Aomori

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Aomori Asamushi Aquarium ©
Aomori Asamushi Aquarium