33 days in Hirosaki, Towada & Aomori Itinerary

33 days in Hirosaki, Towada & Aomori Itinerary

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Hirosaki
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Towada
— 10 nights
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Aomori
— 10 nights

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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.
Explore Hirosaki's surroundings by going to Tsuruta-machi (Tanchozuru Natural Park & Fujimi Lake Park), Tachineputa No Yakata (in Goshogawara) and Fukaura-machi (Shunkozan Engakuji Temple, Senjyojiki Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Hirosaki Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from Obukasawa Observatory, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Izumo Grand Shrine Hirosaki Branch Temple, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Iwaki.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hirosaki trip app.

New Delhi, India to Hirosaki is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 3.5 hours. When traveling from New Delhi in September, plan for colder days in Hirosaki, with highs around 25°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Towada.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Fukaura-machi, Kuroishi, Tsuruta-machi, Kitaakita, Gojome Castle Forest Museum
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Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Mt. Iwaki ©
Mt. Iwaki
Hirosaki Park ©
Hirosaki Park

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hachimantai (Ihatov Volcano Center, Appi Kogen Ski Resort, &more), Kuji (Fuufu Iwa(pair rock), Iwaba Seawater Swimming Pool, &more) and Ninohe (Basenkyo & Shigeo Fukuda Design Museum). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Oirase Mountain Stream, experience rural life at Aguri no Sato Oirase, take in the dramatic scenery at Choshi Otaki Waterfall, and walk around Centeral Park.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Towada online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Hirosaki to Towada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Towada when traveling from Hirosaki in October, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Aomori.

Things to do in Towada

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Hachimantai, Oirase-cho, Kuji, Ninohe, Christ's Village Park
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Oirase Mountain Stream ©
Oirase Mountain Stream
Towada Art Center ©
Towada Art Center
Choshi Otaki Waterfall ©
Choshi Otaki Waterfall

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sotogahama-machi (Kaze No Machi Koryu Plaza Top Mast & Monument of Dazai Osamu Literature), Mutsu (Former Ominato Water Supply Source Facility, Osorezan, &more) and Hotokegaura (in Sai-mura). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Sannai-Maruyama Site, get all the information you need at Aomori Prefecture Tourist Centerl ASPAM, contemplate the waterfront views at Jogakura Stream, and make a trip to Aomori Bay Bridge.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Aomori trip site.

Traveling by train from Towada to Aomori takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Towada in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Aomori, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aomori

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Mutsu, Sotogahama-machi, Igamasaki, Hotokegaura
Highlights from your plan
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse ©
Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse
Sannai-Maruyama Site ©
Sannai-Maruyama Site
Aomori Museum of Art ©
Aomori Museum of Art

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