4 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

4 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Aomori Prefecture Trip Planner

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Route & dates

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Hachinohe
— 1 night
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Hirosaki
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kabushima Shrine, then get outside with Tanesashi Coast, then kick back and relax at Osuka Beach, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Samekado Lighthouse.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Hachinohe online tour itinerary planner.

Tokyo to Hachinohe is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tokyo in October, things will get slightly colder in Hachinohe: highs are around 60°F and lows about 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hirosaki.

Things to do in Hachinohe

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Tanesashi Coast ©
Tanesashi Coast
Kabushima Shrine ©
Kabushima Shrine
Samekado Lighthouse ©
Samekado Lighthouse

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Former Hirosaki City Library, then hike along Mt. Iwaki Lifts, then get answers to all your questions at Hirosaki Municipal Tourist Center, and finally step into the grandiose world of Hirosaki Castle.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hirosaki day trip planning site.

Drive from Hachinohe to Hirosaki in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Hachinohe in October, Hirosaki is a bit cooler at night with lows of 46°F. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Inakadatemura Village Office, Observation Deck & Cultural Hall, Onsen Resorts
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Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Former Hirosaki City Library ©
Former Hirosaki City Library
Onsen Resorts