Most Beautiful Places In Aomori Prefecture

Most beautiful places in Aomori, a prefecture located at the northernmost of Japan's main island. It has mysteriously beautiful places and huge scale ones. Then, we selected especially beautiful places in Aomori from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been there.

Most Beautiful Places In Aomori Prefecture [1-10]

1Inakadate Rice Plant Art

Rice Plant Arts At The Place Of Origin

Inakadate Village is the birthplace of rice plant art. It's very impressive for us to see such a huge art made up by only rice that we eat everyday. You can enjoy the natural art changing its colors day by day.

2Tsutanuma Lake

Tsutanuma Lake In Autumn Colors That Changes Into Scarlet By The Sun Light

At Tsutanuma Lake in autumn, the mountain changes its color in a flash when the light of the morning sun comes, and it reflects on the quiet water surface. Breathtakingly beautiful scenery! And it's Aomori's proud water mirror. I really want you to see this gorgeous scenery in a cool air of autumn...

3Hotokegaura Beach

Overwhelming Scale! Huge White Stones Standing On The Shore

Hotoke-ga ura is a scenic spot of huge and strangely shaped stones standing at Shimokita Peninsula in Aomori. Superb view of overwhelming huge stones lying all over the place. Furthermore, the contrast of the blue sea and white stones makes more beautiful scenery.

4Tsugaru National Park Horozuki Kaigan Takano-saki

The Whole View From A Beautiful Clear Seashore At The Northern Edge Of Japan's Main Island

It's a scenic place commands Hokkaido in the north, Tappi-zaki Point in the west, Shimokita Peninsula in the east. I feel free to my mind by the huge ocean and sky I can see to the distance.

5Jogakura Ohashi Bridge

Autumn Leaves In All Directions From Jogakura Ohashi Bridge

Its arch is 255 meters long, which is the longest in Japan. Jogakura Mountain River flows under the bridge. And you can overlook the colored mountains in the season of fall foliage. On sunny days, you can even see Mt.Iwaki known as a name 'Tsugaru Fuji'.

6Oirase Stream

Fall Foliage That Makes Waking Around Oirase Stream More Attractive

The lush Oirase Mountain Stream changes totally into autumn colors. Many waterfalls and golden forest you can see on the walking path along the stream. There're many things to see that are different from the season of fresh green.

7Juniko Lake

A Mystery Of Nature! An Unbelievable Blue Pond

Juni-ko(twelve ponds) area is walkable around a nature forest and ponds in the World Heritage, Shirakami Mountains. Among all, Aoike's beautiful color of blue is unbelievable. By the way, even today's science can't make clear why Aoike has such a blue color.

8New Central Pier

Nice Seaside Park With The Whole View Of Aomori Bay

It's really nice to be able to go to the sea easily. On sunny days, walking with a coffee makes you feel refreshed.


One Of The Most Famous Three Sacred Places! Usori Lake Seen At Osorezan

Osorezan is not a name of the mountain but of a sacred place. A crater lake in the center of here is named Usori Lake, and its mysterious color attracts visitors silently.

10Oirase Stream

A Clear Mountain Stream Flowing In The Green Tunnel

Oirase mountain stream flows from the Towada Lake in the south of Aomori. Walking along the path surrounded by the nature woods, you can see the many beautiful spots such as Choshi Waterfall and Kumoi Waterfall.