Breathtaking Scenic Route


Breathtaking Scenic Route

A trip around Aomori’s scenic spots

Especially famous among the naturally-endowed Aomori Prefecture are Oirase mountain stream, Lake Towada, and Hakkoda mountain range. Besides the splendid scenery, you can also enjoy flavorful dishes as well as various activities.
Relish Aomori’s graceful nature in all kinds of ways!

*Note that most spots close down during winter season.We recommend going from May to October.

Breathtaking Scenic Route

Highlights

Towada Barayaki (Grilld beef ribs with onion)

Towada Barayaki (Grilld beef ribs with onion)
Towada citizens’ soul food

After feasting your eyes in the museum, you should definitely try out the local people’ s soul food: “Barayaki” with beef and onions. The slightly spicy and sweet juicy meat is incredibly appetizing!
Towada Barayaki

Trout Cuisine

Trout Cuisine
Aomori’s savory foods created by Lake Towada’s nature

The kokanee salmon caught from the clear waters of Lake Towada are especially fresh and savory. It’s something you just have to try!
http://towadako.or.jp/syoku-bussan/ (Japanese)

DAY 2

DAY 1

  • Shicninohetowada Sta.
  • Towada Art Center
  • Oirase Gorge
  • Lake Towada Excursion Boat
  • Towadako Onsen Resort
  • Towada Shrine
  • Stay at Towadako Onsen Resort

START : Shicninohetowada Sta.

35min

Towada Art Center

Towada Art Center

An entirely new experience through art!

50min

Oirase Gorge

Oirase Gorge

One of Japan’s most beautiful mountain streams

Designated as a natural monument, it is one of several most beautiful mountain streams in Japan. Some of the mountain streams that flow into Lake Towada have waterfalls, which are called, “瀑布街道/Bakufu Kaido”[WaterFall Road]. Fresh verdant leaves shine vividly in early summer, and crimson foliage blush the scenery in autumn.

30min

Lake Towada Excursion Boat

Lake Towada Excursion Boat

Board a cruise ship to enjoy the outstanding scenery of Lake Towada

50min

Towadako Onsen Resort

Towadako Onsen Resort

Take a relaxing break by Lake Towada

15min

Towada Shrine

Towada Shrine

A mysterious shrine in the tranquil woods.

DAY 2

  • Towadako Onsen Resort
  • Sukayu Onsen
  • Hakkoda Ropeway
  • Aomori Shunmikan Food Court

START: Towadako Onsen Resort

60min

Sukayu Onsen

Sukayu Onsen

You can just soak in the hot spring!A hot spring inn that’s a hidden gem.

A 300-year-old hot spring inn. Surrounded by the grand mountains of Hakkoda, the inn offers stunning sceneries throughout the year. The all-cypress hot spring “Hiba Sennin Bath” will no doubt impress you!

15min

Hakkoda Ropeway

Hakkoda Ropeway

Enjoy the marvelous mountains of Hakkoda!

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 the mountain is great for taking a walk during other seasons.

60min

Aomori Shunmikan Food Court

Aomori Shunmikan Food Court

A shopping spot that has all of Aomori’s seasonal flavors

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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