8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture

Tohoku is attractive with delicious food and rich natural scenery. In this course you will travel around Tohoku on 8 days schedule. Let's make local cuisine and paint traditional crafts. You look forward to seeing beautiful mountains, mountain streams and driving along coastline. This 8-day trip will make you impressed with Tohoku culture such as Kakunodate, famous for Samurai culture, or golden temples. You can also visit many hot springs. Now is the time to go on a trip to Tohoku!
Departure date Course number Price Time Meal Language
May - October Akita_3 302,000Yen~ (for a goup of 6 person) 8 days 7 x breakfast, 8 x lunch, 6 x dinner English
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture
  • 8 Days of Beautiful Scenery and Tohoku Culture

schedule

Day 1 Assemble at JR Akita station
Proceed to Oga
Exihibition hall of Namahage, which is the god of Oga
Enjoy view of coastline in Oga
Relieve your tired body in hot spring and enjoy the performance of Namahage drumming in the evening
You will stay at Yuzankaku or similar
Day 2 Visit a local sake brewery
Kiritanpo making experience - kiritanpo is local cuisine in Akita
Visit Kosaka town famous for the oldest stage hut in Japan
You will stay at Yoze hotel or similar
Day 3 Koiwai farm, where you can touch animals such as cows and horses
Try cold noodle for lunch, cold noodle is one of the famous local foods of Morioka
Visit to Chusonji temple, a world heritage site.
You will stay at Naruko Hotel or similar
Day 4 Try making kokeshi doll which is the  local speciality in Naruko
Go along Mogami river by boat and enjoy the scenery
After fresh seafood lunch, you will watch songs and dances of Japanese traditional culture of Maiko
You will stay at Yaotome Hotel or similar
Day 5 Visit to Mt.Chokai, which is called Mt.Fuji in Tohoku area, and mysterious waterfalls
After lunch, Spend time walking around Kakunodate which is town full of Samurai houses
You will stay at Nyuto Onsen famous for secret hot springs
Day 6 Visit Lake Tazawa, the deepest lake in Japan
Then take a local train to see the splendid view of valleys and rice fields from the window
Afrer lunch, take fondola and enjoy the scenery of Mt.Moriyoshi
You will stay at Utto Onsen or similar
Day 7 Visit to morning markets in Gojome (Only every month on the day that 2, 5, 7 or 0 are attached)
Ramen lunch and visit shopping mall in Akita
You will stay at Metropolitan Akita or simikar
Day 8 Enjoy a walk in Senshu park and shopping in Akita station
Tour disbands at JR Akita station

remarks

Included : English speaking guide, Private transportation, accommodation, entrance fee, 7 breakfast/8 lunch/6 dinner
Excluded : Train fee to/from JR Akita station, beverages & drinks, personal expenses
Minimum : 2 persons
Remarks : Tour price may change according to departure date