Spring

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

  • MORIOKA CASTLE SITE PARK
    One of the best places of sightseeing sakura in Morioka city. A scape to relax and feel Japanese tradition and culture. The best time for watching sakura is around Mid to Late Apr.
    MORIOKA CASTEL SITE PARK
  • KOIWAI FARM
    Animals in farm will welcome you! Have yummy dairy products. Solitary sakura tree in the farm, very popular spot, stands like historical monument of nature. (Mid to Late Apr)
    KOIWAI FARM
  • TENSHOCHI
    Beautiful sakura space to walk, to watch and to be in it. One of the top three selections in Northern Tohoku. The light-up nightscape is very gorgeous! (Mid to Late Apr)
    TENSHOCHI
  • MOTSU-JI, HIRAIZUMI
    DON'T MISS THIS WORLD HERITAGE
    when you're in Japan!!
    MOTSU-JI

AKITA PREFECTURE

  • ASPITE LINE(INCLUDING IWATE)
    Recommend to drive through the snow corrider! Amazing to watch snow walls, reaching a height of 6m at some places. (Open on Apr or May)
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    ASPITE LINE(INCLUDING IWATE)
  • KAKUNODATE
    400 Sakura on the street of Samurai Houses. Plus over 10,000 beautiful Sakura by river, 5 min walk from the Samurai Houses. Feel Japanese Spring taste! (Mid to Late Apr)
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    KAKUNODATE

AOMORI PREFECTURE

  • HIROSAKI CASTEL
    A fabulous spot! Towards the end of Apr, about 2,600 Yoshino and double cherry blossom trees come to full bloom all around the Japanese traditional castle. (Mid to Late Apr)
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    HIROSAKI CASTEL
  • AOMORI CITY
    Visit! This port city, a capital of Aomori prefecture is fun to sightsee the traditional and modern spots. More info at here.
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    AOMORI CITY