Discover the secrets of this mythical prefecture in Tohoku
Aomori welcomes you with a wealth of attractions and abundant nature on offer. Tohoku's northernmost prefecture enjoys some of Japan's earliest autumn foliage, and invites visitors to discover serene natural landscapes from the Hakkoda Mountains to the Shirakami-Sanchi mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enveloped by the ocean on three sides, Aomori boasts fresh seafood with the inland Hirosaki area also known as being Japan's top apple producer. Combine this with annual events like summer's Nebuta Festival and Aomori is sure to charm any visitor.
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The JAL Japan Explorer Pass is a simple and affordable fare for travelers wishing to explore the unique culture of Aomori Prefecture.