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The World’s Longest Row of Cherry Blossom Trees

  • Multiple Areas

In addition to the cherry blossom festival held in Hirosaki Park, at the foot of Mt. Iwa…

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The World’s Longest Row of Cherry Blossom Trees

Iwamuro Onsen

  • Niigata

Iwamuro Onsen is quiet retreat from Niigata City and a hot spring area with more than 30…

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Iwamuro Onsen

Ginzan Onsen

  • Yamagata

Travel back in time to classical Japan in Ginzan Onsen! The town is home to wooden hot s…

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Ginzan Onsen

Ryusendo Limestone Cave

  • Iwate

Ryusendo is one of Japan’s three greatest limestone caves along with Akiyoshido in…

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Ryusendo Limestone Cave

Kakunodate Samurai District

  • Akita

Kakunodate is a former castle town which flourished during the Edo period. Known as the …

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Kakunodate Samurai District

Naruko-kyo Gorge

  • Miyagi

Naruko-kyo Gorge was created by the erosion of the Oya River. The gorge located in the K…

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Naruko-kyo Gorge

Okama Crater and the Zao Mountain Range

  • Multiple Areas

Located on the border of Miyagi and Yamagata prefectures, the Zao Mountain Range has bee…

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Okama Crater and the Zao Mountain Range

Nyuto Onsenkyo

  • Akita

Nyuto Onsenkyo is a popular hidden hot spring area home to seven hot spring inns each wi…

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Nyuto Onsenkyo

Kiritanpo-making Experience

  • Akita

Kiritanpo is a local Akita dish of pounded rice grilled on a cedar stick that originated…

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Kiritanpo-making Experience

Hakkoda Ropeway

  • Aomori

The 2.5km Hakkoda Ropeway offers superb views of the natural scenery of the Hakkoda Moun…

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Hakkoda Ropeway

Ichinoseki and Hiraizumi Balloon Festival

  • Multiple Areas

Begun in 2012, the Balloon Festival brings together the best pilots from Japan and abroa…

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Ichinoseki and Hiraizumi Balloon Festival

Ouchijuku

  • Fukushima

Ouchijuku was a flourishing post-town in the 17th century. The town’s traditional …

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Ouchijuku

Imoni Festival

  • Yamagata

Imoni is a traditional Tohoku stew of taro and meat. It is particularly popular in Yamag…

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Imoni Festival

Matsushima Bay and the four best viewing locations (Shitai…

  • Miyagi

Along with Amanohashidate in Kyoto and Miyajima in Hiroshima, Matsushima Bay is known as…

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Matsushima Bay and the four best viewing locations (Shitai…

Midagahara Wetlands

  • Yamagata

The Midagahara Wetlands are wetlands located at an elevation of 1,400 meters at the eigh…

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Midagahara Wetlands

Chuson-ji Temple

  • Iwate

Chuson-ji Temple in Hiraizumi was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011 as an …

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Chuson-ji Temple

Goshikinuma Lake

  • Fukushima

Goshikinuma, literally meaning “Five Coloured Ponds”, is a group of volcanic…

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Goshikinuma Lake

Lake Tazawa

  • Akita

Lake Tazawa has been selected as one of the 100 best landscapes of Japan. The cobalt blu…

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Lake Tazawa

Shirakami Sanchi

  • Multiple Areas

Shirakami Sanchi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is a mountainous area extending across Ao…

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Shirakami Sanchi

Risshaku-ji Temple

  • Yamagata

Risshaku-ji Temple is popularly known as Yamadera (Mountain Temple). The rocky mountain …

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Risshaku-ji Temple

Geibikei Gorge

  • Iwate

Geibikei Gorge is an officially recognised national natural monument and is listed as on…

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Geibikei Gorge

Bandai-Azuma Skyline

  • Fukushima

With a maximum elevation of 1,622m, the Bandai Azuma Skyline is a scenic driving route m…

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Bandai-Azuma Skyline

Relish the Best of Nature “Fruit picking in Kaminoyama, th…

  • Yamagata

Famous for its fruits, Kaminoyama City in Yamagata Prefecture has a rich natural environ…

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Relish the Best of Nature “Fruit picking in Kaminoyama, th…

Oirase Mountain Stream

  • Aomori

Oirase Mountain Stream is one of the most popular attractions in Tohoku and has been awa…

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Oirase Mountain Stream

Sendai Castle Ruins (Aoba Castle Ruins)

  • Miyagi

Sendai Castle was founded by Masamune Date, the famous feudal lord of Japan’s civi…

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Sendai Castle Ruins (Aoba Castle Ruins)

Hirosaki Park

  • Aomori

Forming the grounds of Hirosaki Castle, Hirosaki Park is nationally recognised as one of…

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Hirosaki Park

Jodogahama Beach

  • Iwate

Jodogahama Beach in the Sanriku Geopark is located within the Sanriku Fukko National Par…

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Jodogahama Beach

Nakano Momiji-yama (Nakano Maple Mountain)

  • Aomori

The autumn colours of Nakano Maple Mountain make it a leading spot for viewing foliage e…

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Nakano Momiji-yama (Nakano Maple Mountain)

Entsu-in Temple

  • Miyagi

Entsuin Temple is known as a matchmaking temple and a popular viewing location for stunn…

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Entsu-in Temple

Miharu Takizakura

  • Fukushima

Miharu Takizakura is a red weeping cherry tree designated as a natural monument of Japan…

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Miharu Takizakura

Hakkoda Snow Corridor

  • Aomori

The Hakkoda Snow Corridor is a driving route between the Hakkoda Hotel at Sukayu Onsen a…

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Hakkoda Snow Corridor

Mt. Chokai

  • Multiple Areas

Facing the Japan Sea, the unique topography of Mount Chokai rises dramatically from sea …

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Mt. Chokai

Yokote Kamakura Festival

  • Akita

The Yokote Kamakura Festival is one of the Michinoku Godai Snow Festivals (five major sn…

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Yokote Kamakura Festival

Aomori Nebuta Matsuri

  • Aomori

The Aomori Nebuta Matsuri is one of the three great festivals of Tohoku and is designate…

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Aomori Nebuta Matsuri

Osorezan Bodaiji Temple

  • Aomori

Mount Osore on the Shimokita Peninsula is one of Japan’s three most sacred mountai…

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Osorezan Bodaiji Temple

Hyoko Lake

  • Niigata

Known as the lake of swans, Hyoko Lake has been designated a national natural treasure.F…

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Hyoko Lake

Mount Hakkai Ropeway and Observatory

  • Niigata

Mount Hakkai has been worshipped as a spiritual mountain since ancient times. It is the …

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Mount Hakkai Ropeway and Observatory

Nishimonai Bon Odori Dance

  • Akita

Along with the Gujo Odori in Gifu and the Awa Odori in Tokushima, the Nishimonai Bon Odo…

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Nishimonai Bon Odori Dance

Mt. Haguro

  • Yamagata

Mount Haguro, Mount Gassan and Mount Yudono, known as the Three Mountains of Dewa, have …

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Mt. Haguro

Genbikei Gorge

  • Iwate

Genbikei Gorge is a beautiful 2km stretch of gorge along the Iwai River flowing from Mou…

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Genbikei Gorge
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