7 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

7 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Aomori Prefecture Trip Planner

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Route & dates

1
Aomori
— 2 nights
2
Mutsu
— 1 night
3
Hirosaki
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Former Fifty-Ninth Bank Aomori Bank Museum, then steep yourself in history at Former Hirosaki City Library, then delve into the distant past at Sannai-Maruyama Site, and finally explore the world behind art at Aomori Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Hakkoda Mountains and then make a trip to Snow Corridor.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Aomori trip itinerary builder website.

Singapore, Singapore to Aomori is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Aomori is 1 hour. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Aomori: highs are around 1°C and lows about -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mutsu.

Things to do in Aomori

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Hirosaki, Hakkoda Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Former Hirosaki City Library ©
Former Hirosaki City Library
Sannai-Maruyama Site ©
Sannai-Maruyama Site
Aomori Museum of Art ©
Aomori Museum of Art

1
night
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 km², in 29,304 households. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the activities along Lake Usoriyama, take in the dramatic natural features at Mt. Osore Sai no Kawara, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mt. Osore Bodaiji Temple.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mutsu itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Aomori to Mutsu takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hirosaki.

Things to do in Mutsu

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lake Usoriyama ©
Lake Usoriyama

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Hirosaki Castle, steep yourself in history at Too Gijyuku Gaijin Kyoshikan, and then don't miss a visit to Former Hirosaki City Library. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get answers to all your questions at Hirosaki Municipal Tourist Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Choshoji Temple, then stroll through Hirosaki Apple Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saishoin Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Former Fifty-Ninth Bank Aomori Bank Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hirosaki online travel planner.

Getting from Mutsu to Hirosaki by car takes about 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Hirosaki are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Choshoji Temple ©
Choshoji Temple
Saishoin Temple ©
Saishoin Temple