Enjoy breathtaking beauty of the Tohoku region in autumn: vivid red and yellow leaves and blue pond. Stay at a prestigious high class hotel for 2 nights.
Northern Tohoku Region autumn-leaf viewing spots
Lake Towada: appreciate the vivid colour palette of red leaves, clear water and blue autumn sky while travelling with a pleasure boat on the lake.
Oirase Streams: relax in the forest where streams are running under vividly coloured autumn leaves and sunlight filtered through the leaves.
Shirakami-sanchi Mountain Area: A World Heritage Site. Visit various spots of interest: yellow-leaved beech forests, Anmon Falls, Blue Pond...
Tokyo Station(Depart: 7:15-8:00)<Shinkansen bullet train>Morioka StationLake Towada(View autumn leaves while travelling with a pleasure boat: 90-110min)Oirase Streams(Walk around the picturesque spot with streams and red leaves: 30-40min)Jogakura Bridge, Hakkoda(View coloured leaves from bus windows)Nakano Momiji Yama(View autumn leaves illuminated by lights: 40-60min)Ajigasawa-kogen Onsen Resort(Stay overnight)
Enjoy soaking in an open-air Onsen bath which commands extensive views of the plain.
Ajigasawa-kogen Onsen ResortShirakami-sanchi mountain area, Nishimeya Village(Walk in the primeval beech forest tinted in autumn yellow)Hirosaki(Visit old folk houses: 30-40min)Ajigasawa-kogen Onsen Resort(Stay overnight)
Relish a buffet dinner: dishes are prepared with fresh ingredients taken locally from the ocean and the mountains.