Take a Fantastic Nighttime Stroll in the Sky With the Shizukuishi Ginga Ropeway!
Embark on a nighttime aerial ropeway ride under the twinkling stars! Take the Shizukuishi Galaxy Ropeway for an extraordinary and unforgettable adventure.
On clear nights, the summit station, located approximately 730 meters above sea level, remains shielded from city lights, offering a breathtaking view of the stars seemingly descending to the ground.
If you're lucky, you might spot seasonal constellations, the Milky Way, and even shooting stars! The guide will provide a simple and easy-to-understand explanation during the session. The explanation will take place on the lawn, so bring a picnic blanket, insect repellent, and warm clothing.
Enjoy a Full Day of Fun at Koiwai Farm Makibaen!
Koiwai Farm Makibaen is a vast expanse of land with the majestic Mt. Iwate in the backdrop.
The park provides a variety of facilities and activities, ensuring you can enjoy your time. See horses and sheep up close, participate in hands-on experiences like butter-making, and enjoy the large lawn with fun playground equipment.
You'll find a diverse range of dining options, from a restaurant offering "Jingisukan" (lamb/mutton BBQ) to a BBQ-style eatery with all the gear you could want available so you can come empty-handed, as well as pizza, ramen, and more! Don't forget to treat yourself to delicious desserts, including the famous soft-serve ice cream made from fresh farm milk!
Experience Modern Japanese Living, Beginning With a Visit to Iwachu Tekkikan Museum
Nambu ironware is recognized as among the finest iron castings globally. Iwachu, located in Morioka City, combines traditional techniques with modern design and colors to create Nambu ironware that complements contemporary lifestyles both in Japan and abroad.
The Iwachu Tekkikan Museum is a theme-park-style factory where you can witness the Nambu ironware craftsmen creating their masterpieces up close!
Their ironware gallery showcases an extensive collection, including standard iron kettles, teapots, kitchenware, and various small items, making it the best selection in the prefecture. You may discover a product that will stand the test of time!