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Activities in Akita

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Taihei River Sakura Festival

Taihei River Sakura Festival

Kim

From around mid to late April in Akita City, the banks of the Taihei River come alive with the color of around 1000 cherry tr...

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Odate Shining Street

Odate Shining Street

Lynda Hogan

Odate Shining Street is an avenue of trees illuminated until early morning in Akita Prefecture. Some 82 trees over a 800 met...

Akita
Lake Tazawa

Lake Tazawa

Lake Tazawa was voted one of Japan's 100 Best Landscapes. The lake's cobalt blue water is so transparent that you can clearly...

Akita
Tazawako Ski Resort

Tazawako Ski Resort

Malcome Larcens

Looking for an awesome ski resort with plenty of powder away from the crowds and near some of the best hot springs in Japan. ...

Akita
Tsuchizaki Gloria Chapel

Tsuchizaki Gloria Chapel

Bonson Lam

This is a place where different cultures and beliefs cross, and where they invite you to ask the questions in the crossroads ...

Akita
Omoriyama Zoo Akita 12

Omoriyama Zoo Akita

Jeremy Yap

Japanese are fond of animals and with the large expanse of space in Akita, its no wonder Omoriyama zoo is one of the most spa...

Akita
Kosaka Mining Office

Kosaka Mining Office

Justin Velgus

The Kosaka Mining Office in northern Akita Prefecture is an architectural masterpiece with its Renaissance design, popular in...

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Akita's Lake Tazawa 10

Akita's Lake Tazawa

Jessee Lyman

Lake Tazawa in Akita Prefecture is another stunning example of the natural beauty of northern Japan. Hiking, boating, eating,...

Akita
Senshu Park Sakura Festival

Senshu Park Sakura Festival

Kim

Each year during spring, Akita's Senshu Park is filled with color when over 700 cherry trees begin to bloom. The park was bui...

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