23 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

23 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

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Kazamaura-mura
— 3 nights
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Towada
— 4 nights
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Fukaura-machi
— 3 nights
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Hirosaki
— 6 nights
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Aomori
— 5 nights

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Kazamaura-mura

Kazamaura-mura ©
Escape the urban bustle at Kandachi Horses and Their Habitats and Lake Usoriyama. Get a sense of the local culture at Dream Oma Railroad Arch Bridge - Memorial Raod and Entsuji Temple. Get out of town with these interesting Kazamaura-mura side-trips: Sai-mura (Hotokegaura Parking, Hotokegaura, &more), Mutsu (Sanzu River, Mt. Osore Sai no Kawara, &more) and Higashidori-mura (Shiriyazaki & Noushigawa Rest House).

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Washington DC, USA to Kazamaura-mura is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 14 hour difference. When traveling from Washington DC in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kazamaura-mura: temperatures range from 51°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Towada.

Things to do in Kazamaura-mura

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Water Body
Lake Usoriyama
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Outdoor Activity
Osorezan
4.2
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Scenic Drive
Hotokegaura Parking
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Towada

Towada ©
Tucked away among the foothills of the Hakkoda mountain range, Towada tourism revolves around its eponymous lake and the surrounding national park.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Towada Shrine and Terayama Shuji Memorial. Get outdoors at Kumoi no Taki Waterfall and Itomuka no Irie. Explore Towada's surroundings by going to Misawa (Misawa City Shiminnomori Park & Misawa Aviation & Science Museum). Next up on the itinerary: soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, don't miss a visit to Former Kasaishi Residence, explore the activities along Ashura no Nagare, and snap pictures at Deai-bashi Bridge.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Towada day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Kazamaura-mura to Towada takes 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Fukaura-machi.

Things to do in Towada

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Religious Site
Towada Shrine
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Water Body
Oirase River
4.5

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Fukaura-machi

Fukaura-machi ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Koganezaki and Furofushi Onsen. Get outdoors at Blue Pond and Omagoshi Beach.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Fukaura-machi trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Towada to Fukaura-machi in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Fukaura-machi when traveling from Towada in April, with lows around 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hirosaki.

Things to do in Fukaura-machi

Nature · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Beach
Koganezaki
4.5
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Onsen Resort
Furofushi Onsen
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Water Body
Blue Pond
4.2

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Hirosaki Castle and Former Fifty-Ninth Bank Aomori Bank Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saishoin Temple and Former Hirosaki City Library. Get out of town with these interesting Hirosaki side-trips: Tsugaru Earth Vellage (in Tsugaru), Kuroishi (Onsen Resorts & Tsugaru Traditional Crafts Museum) and Tsuruta-machi (Fujimi Lake Park & Tsurunomai Bridge). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Choshoji Temple, steep yourself in history at Too Gijyuku Gaijin Kyoshikan, identify plant and animal life at Mt. Iwaki Lifts, and take in nature's colorful creations at Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden.

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You can drive from Fukaura-machi to Hirosaki in 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Hirosaki can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Aomori.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Must see
Hirosaki Castle
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Must see
Choshoji Temple
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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.
Popular historic sites such as Dazai Osamu Residence, Tsushimake Shinzashiki and Kanagi Hachimangu are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Kabushima Island and Manjufukashi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aomori: Hachinohe (Hachinohe Park, Ashigezaki Lookout, &more) and Goshogawara (Tsugaru Shamisen Kaikan, Shayokan, &more). There's much more to do: test the waters at a local thermal spa, see the interesting displays at Seikan Ferry Memorial Ship Hakkodamaru, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aomori Asamushi Aquarium, and delve into the distant past at Sannai-Maruyama Site.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Aomori route planner.

You can drive from Hirosaki to Aomori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aomori

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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Religious Site
Kabushima Shrine
3.5