Autumn

THE VARIOUS SIGHT-SEEING SITES SURROUNDING
APPI LOCATED IN THE CENTRE OF NORTHERN TOHOKU

APPI is in Hachimantai city located next to Aomori and Akita prefectures. In the Northern Tohoku area, there are the various rich resources and beautiful atmospheres including nature, onsen, food and more! APPI is a suitable place to start traveling around the area.

IWATE PREFECTURE

  • MATSUKAWA HOT SPRINGS
    Can relax. 3 traditional hot springs by Matsukawa Gorge. Milky white hot spring keeps your body warm even after getting out in cool air. Enjoy the fall colors scenery also.
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    MATSUKAWA HOT SPRINGS
  • HACHIMANTAI
    Feel the beauty of Autumn nature. Late Sep to mid Oct is good to watch the green leaves turning to red or yellow artistically. Will be a nice drive.
    HACHIMANTAI
  • CHUSON-JI,HIRAIZUMI
    DON'T MISS THIS WORLD HERITAGE
    when you're in Japan!!
    CHUSON-JI,HIRAIZUMI
  • GEIBIKEI GORGE
    Splendid for all season. Close to Hiraizumi. Recommend to visit there in Autumn. Boatman's singing a traditional song on the boat is very impressive.
    GEIBIKEI GORGE

AKITA PREFECTURE

  • NYUTO HOT SPRINGS
    Popular spot among hot spring lovers in Japan. "Tsuruno-yu" is the oldest place in Nyuto hot spring village. The thatch mansion of the samurai "HONJIN" still exists.
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    NYUTO HOT SPRINGS
  • KAKUNODATE CITY
    Brilliant. Would be imagined the old Japanese Autumn around Samurai Houses. Magnificent view from the hanging bridge at DAKIGAERI Ravin.
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    KAKUNODATE CITY

AOMORI PREFECTURE

  • LAKE TOWADA
    Have some clean air and water in nature here. Good to have a rest here when coming back from Oirase gorge. Landscape is openness. Sightseeing ship is available.
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    LAKE TOWADA
  • OIRASE GORGE
    Beauty of water. Picturesque area. Attracts many tourists. Several waterfalls or flowing water in the river would give a sense of healing.
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    OIRASE GORGE