Route & dates
Aomori— 7 nights
Thu, Jul 13 - Thu, Jul 20
Facing Mutsu Bay on the northernmost tip of Honshu, Aomori is a bustling regional capital known for its fresh seafood and modern architecture.Discover out-of-the-way places like Mt. Osore Bodaiji Temple and Thermal Spas. Get out of town with these interesting Aomori side-trips: Mutsu (Yagen River, Mt. Osore Sai no Kawara, &more), Jusanko Lake (in Goshogawara) and Towada (Tsutanonana Swamp, Kumoi no Taki Waterfall, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Jomon Jiyukan, take in the views from Jogakura Bridge, see the interesting displays at Ajiga Sawa Sumo Museum Mainoumi Furusato Sajiki, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Choshoji Temple.
To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Aomori trip planning site.
In July in Aomori, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Aomori
Hirosaki, Towada, Mutsu, Sotogahama-machi, Ajigasawa-machi