Historical 2-Day Trip


Historical 2-Day Trip

Experience the world before the Common Era.
Tour around Aomori’s cultural, and historical sites.

Among Aoyama’s historical sites include the Sannai-Maruyama site, which is presumably over 4,000 year old, as well as samurai abodes from the Edo Period, and a large number of Western-style buildings from the Meiji Period.
Having much to offer in terms of historical heritages, the region is also famous for having a wide variety of art museums and fun workshops. Let’s go back in time to the ancient era in Aomori!

Historical 2-Day Trip

Highlights

Live Tsugaru Jamisen Pub

Live Tsugaru Jamisen Pub
Enjoy your drink while listening to the powerful Tsugaru jamisen live performance!

What you shouldn’ t miss is around here is [TSUGARU JAMISEN]. Hirosaki city has many pubs that host live Tsugar u jamisen live performances, alongside delicious sake and local dishes. You must definitely pay a visit!
Restaurants with live performance of Syamisen or Nebuta Hayashi

DAY 1

  • Hirosaki Sta.
  • Rice Paddy Art
  • Komise Street
  • Suimeisou
  • Visit Former Residences in Hirosaki
  • Tsugaru-han Neputa Mura
  • Nakacho Old Samurai Houses
  • Marutomi Kawasaki Indigo Dye Factory
  • Stay at Hirosaki

START : Hirosaki Sta.

35min

Rice Paddy Art

Rice Paddy Art

Gathering international attention! Unique Japanese rice paddy art

Rice paddy art has been gathering much attention from international media. Rice paddy art, which involves drawing pictures using rice plants on the rice paddy, has received awards from foreign countries. Depending on the season, you can try rice planting as well as rice reaping.

20min

Komise Street

Komise Street

One of Japan’s 100 most famous streets

50min

Hirosaki Sta.

10min

Suimeisou

Suimeisou

Enjoy Aomori’s food and history near Hirosaki Castle

3min

Visit Former Residences in Hirosaki

Visit Former Residences in Hirosaki

Touring unique 18th century houses

Hirosaki city has many unique Western-style buildings built during the Meiji and Taisho Period[1868-1912]. We recommend taking a cab to show yourself around the romantic town!

5min

Tsugaru-han Neputa Mura

Tsugaru-han Neputa Mura

Experiencing “Neputa” in Hirosaki, which is different from that of Aomori.

Hirosaki has a “Neputa” festival that differs from the “Neputa” festival In Aomori City. Here, you can see gallant and spectacular “Neputa” that are made based on the characters of Chinese literature such as the Annals of the Three Kingdoms, and The Water Margin. While you’ re there, you can also listen to the performance of jamisen and the Neputa band!

2min

Nakacho Old Samurai Houses

Nakacho Old Samurai Houses

Time traveling to the Samurai village in the Edo Period

5min

Marutomi Kawasaki Indigo Dye Factory

Marutomi Kawasaki Indigo Dye Factory

Let’s try traditional dyeing with indigo!

DAY 2

  • Hirosaki Sta.
  • Aomori Sta.
  • Hakkoda Ropeway
  • Sannai-Maruyama Historical Site
  • Aomori Museum of Art

START: Hirosaki Sta.

30min

Aomori Sta.

60min

Hakkoda Ropeway

Hakkoda Ropeway

A must-see during winter as well as summer!
Treat yourself to the superb view!

The park on the top of the mountain is a scenic spot where you can see Hakkoda’ s mountains, Mutsu Bay, Shimokita Peninsula, and more. Skiing is popular during winter, and you might even encounter snow monsters!

50min

Sannai-Maruyama Historical Site

Sannai-Maruyama Historical Site

Experience Japanese lifestyle before the Common Era!

10min

Aomori Museum of Art

Aomori Museum of Art

The origin of Tohoku’s art!

The museum located within Sannai-Maruyama Historical Site features Japanese, Western, as well as modern art such as works by Yoshitomo Nara. The museum also has masterpieces such as Chagall’s works on permanent display!

AOMORI TRAVEL ROUTE GUIDE

“TRAVEL ROUTE GUIDE AOMORI”

Known for its expansive lush greenery, Aomori Prefecture is situated on the northern end of Honshu. The region has an abundance of gorgeous scenic spots, starting with the world natural heritage site, Shirakami Mountains, as well as a unique culture. Here, we would like to introduce a tour course that covers many attractive spots that characterize the region.
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