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Sightseeing and travel guide for Aomori

Explore Aomori Prefecture: Natural Beauty, Culture, and Cuisine

Discover the unique blend of attractions and experiences in northern Japan's Aomori Prefecture.

Hot Springs:

With these recommendations, your trip to Aomori will be unforgettable. Be sure to check travel guidelines and operating hours before your journey. Enjoy your time in Aomori Prefecture!

Aomori Gourmet and Souvenir Guide

Discover Aomori: Cultural Heritage, Landscapes, and Cuisine

Explore Aomori's rich cultural offerings, stunning landscapes, and delectable cuisine.

Specialties and Local Foods:
  1. Nebuta-mochi: A lantern-shaped sweet filled with red bean paste.
  2. Hachinohe Senbei-jiru: Hearty soup with soy sauce-flavored rice crackers, vegetables, and seafood.
  3. Aomori Apples: Enjoy crisp, juicy apples in various varieties.
  4. Nokkedon: A seafood rice bowl featuring fresh delights from the coast.
Popular Restaurants:

For Breakfast/Lunch:

For Dinner:

  1. Tsugaru Nuri Lacquerware: Take home beautifully crafted bowls and trays.
  2. Aomori Apple Products: Choose from jams, juices, ciders, and apple-flavored snacks.
  3. Nebuta Festival-related Items: Commemorate the festival with lanterns and masks.
  4. Local Sake: Opt for locally brewed sake as a distinctive souvenir.
  5. Nanbu Ironware: Explore cast iron teapots, pans, and kitchenware.

Explore local shops for unique items and immerse yourself in Aomori's treasures.

Embrace your journey in Aomori and savor the local delights!

Seasonal festivals and events in Aomori

Festivals and Events in Vibrant Aomori, Japan

Experience the lively festivals and events that grace Aomori throughout the year.

  1. Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival (Late April to early May): Enjoy cherry blossoms, hanami picnics, performances, and food stalls at Hirosaki Park.
  2. Aomori Spring Festival (April): Witness parades, music, dance, and fresh produce displays celebrating culture and agriculture.
  1. Aomori Nebuta Festival (August 2-7): Experience illuminated mythical floats, music, dance, and fireworks in a vibrant atmosphere.
  2. Hachinohe Sansha Taisai Festival (July 31 to August 4): Enjoy parades, performances, street food, and decorated floats in Hachinohe City.
  1. Towada Lake Festival (Early October): Embrace autumn at Towada Lake with boat cruises, music, and fireworks amidst colorful foliage.
  2. Tsugaru Kokeshi Doll Festival (Late September to early October): Learn about Tsugaru Kokeshi dolls, admire various types, and engage in workshops.
  1. Aomori Snow Festival (Early February): Marvel at enormous snow sculptures, ice slides, and snow activities.
  2. Aomori Inakadate Rice Field Art (June to October): Witness giant rice field artworks created using different rice types, forming colorful designs.

Explore Aomori's rich cultural heritage, stunning landscapes, and delectable cuisine, including apples, seafood, and unique dishes like "Nebuta-mochi." Historical sites like Hirosaki Castle and the Sannai-Maruyama Archaeological Site offer insights into Japan's past.

Temperature and weather conditions in Aomori

Aomori's Climate and Temperature Throughout the Seasons

Discover the climate and temperature variations in Aomori, Japan, during different seasons.

Spring (March to May):

Experience the gradual warming from chilly March temperatures of 0°C to 8°C (32°F to 46°F) to pleasant May temperatures of 10°C to 17°C (50°F to 63°F). Enjoy the cherry blossom season in late April to early May.

Rainy Season (June to July):

Witness the lush and green transformation during the moderate rainy season. June and July temperatures range from 15°C to 21°C (59°F to 70°F) with increased rainfall.

Summer (July to August):

Explore mild and comfortable summers with July temperatures of 19°C to 26°C (66°F to 79°F) and August temperatures of 21°C to 28°C (70°F to 82°F). Experience coastal beauty, festivals, and the famous Nebuta Festival in early August.

Fall (September to November):

Enjoy cool temperatures in autumn, ranging from 16°C to 22°C (61°F to 72°F) in September to 7°C to 14°C (45°F to 57°F) in November. Admire the vibrant foliage, especially at the Oirase Gorge.

Winter (December to February):

Embrace cold and snowy winters, with December temperatures of -1°C to 4°C (30°F to 39°F) and January/February temperatures of -5°C to 0°C (23°F to 32°F). Engage in winter sports and snow festivals, like the Hirosaki Castle Snow Lantern Festival.

Special Features: Aomori offers cultural festivals like the Nebuta Festival, contemporary art at the Aomori Museum of Art, and the scenic Hirosaki Castle and Park. Relish fresh seafood, apples, and scallops that define Aomori's unique appeal.

Immerse yourself in Aomori's cultural heritage, festivals, and natural beauty for an unforgettable sightseeing experience in Japan.

Access to 青森県



* 1日目:青森空港から青森市内へ移動し、青森市内観光
* 青森県立美術館で、青森ゆかりの美術作品を鑑賞する
* ねぶた祭り会館で、ねぶた祭りの歴史や文化を学ぶ
* 青森駅前のねぶた広場で、ねぶたの展示を見学する
* 2日目:弘前へ移動し、弘前城や弘前公園を観光
* 弘前城を散策する
* 弘前公園の桜を鑑賞する


* 1日目:青森空港から青森市内へ移動し、青森市内観光
* 青森県立美術館で、青森ゆかりの美術作品を鑑賞する
* ねぶた祭り会館で、ねぶた祭りの歴史や文化を学ぶ
* 青森駅前のねぶた広場で、ねぶたの展示を見学する
* 2日目:弘前へ移動し、弘前城や弘前公園を観光
* 弘前城を散策する
* 弘前公園の桜を鑑賞する
* 3日目:八戸へ移動し、八戸城や蕪島を観光
* 八戸城を散策する
* 蕪島の教会群を訪れる
* 4日目:青森市内に戻り、十和田湖や奥入瀬渓流を観光
* 十和田湖を遊覧船で巡る
* 奥入瀬渓流を散策する


* 1日目:青森空港から青森市内へ移動し、青森市内観光
* 青森県立美術館で、青森ゆかりの美術作品を鑑賞する
* ねぶた祭り会館で、ねぶた祭りの歴史や文化を学ぶ
* 青森駅前のねぶた広場で、ねぶたの展示を見学する
* 2日目:弘前へ移動し、弘前城や弘前公園を観光
* 弘前城を散策する
* 弘前公園の桜を鑑賞する
* 3日目:八戸へ移動し、八戸城や蕪島を観光
* 八戸城を散策する
* 蕪島の教会群を訪れる
* 4日目:青森市内に戻り、十和田湖や奥入瀬渓流を観光
* 十和田湖を遊覧船で巡る
* 奥入瀬渓流を散策する
* 5日目:下北半島へ移動し、恐山や大間崎を観光
* 恐山を参拝する
* 大間崎から夕陽を眺める
* 6日目:青森空港から帰路につく




* 青森県立美術館:青森ゆかりの美術作品を展示する美術館。
* ねぶた祭り会館:ねぶた祭りの歴史や文化を紹介する施設。
* 青森駅前のねぶた広場:ねぶた祭りの期間中、ねぶたの展示を見学できる。
* 弘前城:青森を代表する城。
* 弘前公園:桜の名所。
* 八戸城:八戸を代表する城。
* 蕪島:国の重要伝統的建造物群保存地区に選定されている。
* 十和田湖:日本最大のカルデラ湖。
* 奥入瀬渓流:十和田湖から奥入瀬渓流の奥にかけて、約14kmにわたって続く渓流。
* 下北半島:恐山や大間崎などの自然や歴史を感じられるエリア。




* 1日目:青森空港から青森市内へ移動し、ねぶた祭り会館でねぶた祭りの歴史や文化を学ぶ
* 2日目:青森市内のねぶた会場で、ねぶたを見学する
* 3日目:青森市内から弘前へ移動し、弘前公園の桜を鑑賞する


* 1日目:青森空港から十和田湖へ移動し、十和田湖を遊覧船で巡る
* 2日目:十和田湖から奥入瀬渓流へ移動し、奥入瀬渓流を散策する
* 3日目:奥入瀬渓流から八戸へ移動し、蕪島の教会群を訪れる


* 1日目:青森空港から青森市内へ移動し、青森県立美術館で青森ゆかりの美術作品を鑑賞する
* 2日目:青森市内から弘前へ移動し、弘前城を散策する
* 3日目:弘前市内から下北半島へ移動し、恐山を参拝する