Akita-ken Travel Guide

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Akita

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29,42,44

Yokote

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10,15,0

Nagano

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Yuzawa

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Akita

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  • Tohoku Shinkansen.

    Akita Transportation

    To get to each city take the Komachi (name of the bullet train) on the Tohoku Shinkansen (route).Japan Rail - Komachi: JREast.co.jp.To get to each destination (eg. Lake Tazawa), take the local bus. If possible, please check the timetables one day in advance. As this is a remote part of Japan, there're not too many regular buses. One can either...

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  • Richmond Hotel Akita Ekimae

    Akita Hotels

    2-2-26 Nakadori, Akita shi, Akita ken, Akita, Akita Prefecture, 010-0001, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Aoyagi Samurai House.

    Akita Things to Do

    Now, this is the centerpiece of all the Samurai houses. AOYAGI SAMURAI HOUSE, also know as the AOYAGI SAMURAI MANOR MUSEUM is one of the best preserved architectural beauties of its kind in Japan. The estate features the Main House, the Armory, the Seiryu-an Gallery, the Akita Folk Museum, the Samurai Tools & Utensils Museum & a beautiful garden....

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Yokote

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  • Asian European Fusion food ! (Karaoke...

    Yokote Restaurants

    This restaurant caters to all customers, serving Asian, Europeans and Japanese food. Customers are welcome into different theme rooms. Room decked out into jail cells for convicts, ceiling to floor mirrors for narcissist, karaoke for budding singers and performers, PC for the all time geeks, log style interior for 'campers' etc.All sorts of...

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  • Japanese / European fusion food

    Yokote Restaurants

    Customers are welcome into partitioned seatings, it has Japanese influenced ambiance., It offered numerous menu choices,with very affordable prices, and come with very humble attentive service.One can also order Izakaya style food and drink.This is worth experiencing by the traveling tourists/visitor, espeacially oversea visitors who have not been...

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  • local famous Ina ni wa Udon

    Yokote Restaurants

    A typical japanese restaurant with low table, cushion seatting on tatami mats, on raised platform. Food served in various dishes, in lunch/ dinner sets, or as required. I like the particularly smooth tasting udon - ina ni wa.ina niwa udon , is a long, slippery noodle in a thin soup of mushrooms, onion and bamboo shoots .

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Nagano

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Yuzawa

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  • a Pictures Illumination Festival Edouro

    Yuzawa Things to Do

    From 5- 7 AugustLegend had it that a married princess from Kyoto, began writing on strips of paper, of her feeling of homesickness, and hanging them on the green bamboo.In the Yuzawa city centre, streets are hung with coloured lanterns, all depicting beauties and the green bamboo ornaments.

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  • Smooooth Ina niwa udon ! after onsen.

    Yuzawa Restaurants

    Old Japanese Ryokan, with fantastic river side setting, indoor / outdoor onsens, semi-open air female onsen, also hot spring water mingles with the river water - rock pools in the shallow river, next to the outdoor onsen.Enjoy a bowl of cold udon made in the Ina niwa region, taste even more delicious dipped in the local soy sauce, accompanied with...

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  • watch hot water jets by the river

    Yuzawa Things to Do

    Oyasu-kyo, river side walk, in the oyasu-kyo ravine. Along the river, hot spring water gushes out of the crevices of the hill sides, some comes out as hot air jets, some forms into water falls.One reaches the river by crossing the road from the car park, descend the steps. the river side is paved, so it's very safe to walk, and enjoy the sencery....

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