Route & dates
Aomori— 4 nights
Facing Mutsu Bay on the northernmost tip of Honshu, Aomori is a bustling regional capital known for its fresh seafood and modern architecture.Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aomori: Neputa Display Hall (in Hirakawa), Hirosaki (Izumo Grand Shrine Hirosaki Branch Temple, Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden, &more) and Towada (Towada Art Center, Choshi Otaki Waterfall, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Nebuta Museum Wa Rasse, get your bearings at Aomori Prefecture Tourist Centerl ASPAM, take in the awesome beauty at Shirakami Sanchi, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aomori Asamushi Aquarium.
To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Aomori trip planner.
In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Aomori
Hirosaki, Towada, Neputa Display Hall, Shirakami Sanchi
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