In Aomori Prefecture, surrounded by sea on three sides and covered by the forest on 66% of its land, several unique trains run and the scenic view from train window is one of the attraction for travel.
Resort Shiraka, running along the Sea of Japan, is entertained train with the scenery of Senjojiki Coast or sunset. Train announcement guides the view spots, and onboard event like Tsugaru-jamisen performance and other tourism experiments at each station are popular for passengers.
Resort Asunaro with special feature of red, yellow and green lines on its body, named after Aomori’s symbolic tree “Asunaro”, runs along two each peninsulas on east and west in Aomori prefeture.
Tohoku Resutrant Railroad “TOHOKU EMOTION” is a dining train, on which passengers can enjoy lunch or desert buffet with the scenic view of Sanriku.
Tsugaru Railway is running through the Tsugaru Peninsula, onboard unique events such as Furin-ressha (train decorating with wind-bells), Suzumushi-ressha (train placing bell crickets) and Stove-ressha (train placing potbelly stove) are popular. It is attractive that passengers can satisfy with deep Tsugaru’s culture and grand nature.
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