8 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

8 days in Aomori Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hirosaki
— 3 nights
2
Towada
— 1 night
3
Mutsu
— 1 night
4
Imabetsu-machi
— 2 nights

3
nights
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.
On the 10th (Tue), make a trip to Former Fifty-Ninth Bank Aomori Bank Museum, get all the information you need at Hirosaki Municipal Tourist Center, thenstep into the grandiose world of Hirosaki Castle, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Inakadatemura Village Office, Observation Deck & Cultural Hall. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Choshoji Temple, thenstroll through Hirosaki Apple Park, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Saishoin Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Former Hirosaki City Library.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hirosaki itinerary builder website.

Taipei, Taiwan to Hirosaki is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Taipei Standard Time (CST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 1 hour. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Taipei in April; daily highs in Hirosaki reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Towada.

Things to do in Hirosaki

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Inakadatemura Village Office, Observation Deck & Cultural Hall
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Hirosaki Castle ©
Hirosaki Castle
Choshoji Temple ©
Choshoji Temple
Saishoin Temple ©
Saishoin Temple

1
night
Towada

Towada ©
Tucked away among the foothills of the Hakkoda mountain range, Towada tourism revolves around its eponymous lake and the surrounding national park.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the activities along Oirase Mountain Stream and then explore the activities along Tsutanonana Swamp.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Towada travel planner.

Traveling by car from Hirosaki to Towada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Hirosaki in April since evenings lows in Towada dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mutsu.

Things to do in Towada

Nature Parks
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Oirase Mountain Stream ©
Oirase Mountain Stream

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 13th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mt. Osore Bodaiji Temple and then take some stellar pictures from Mt. Osore Sai no Kawara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Shiriyazaki and then explore the activities along Lake Usoriyama.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Mutsu online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Towada to Mutsu by car takes about 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Imabetsu-machi.

Things to do in Mutsu

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Shiriyazaki
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Lake Usoriyama ©
Lake Usoriyama
Shiriyazaki ©
Shiriyazaki

2
nights
Imabetsu-machi

Imabetsu-machi ©
On the 15th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Tourist Information Center, thencontemplate the long history of Stairs National Highway, thenmake a trip to Tappizaki Cape, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gikeji Temple. On your second day here, examine the collection at Seikan Tunnel Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Imabetsu-machi trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Mutsu to Imabetsu-machi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mutsu in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Imabetsu-machi, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Imabetsu-machi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Sotogahama-machi
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Stairs National Highway ©
Stairs National Highway
Seikan Tunnel Museum ©
Seikan Tunnel Museum
Tourist Information Center ©
Tourist Information Center