Discover the rural beauty of Akita's Kakunodate samurai town

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Akita in Tohoku region is known for its splendid natural scenery, festivals and attractive rural atmosphere. In this tour you will visit the samurai town Kakunodate and the legendary caldera lake Tazawa.

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  • See the town of weeping cherry trees Kakunodate
  • Explore the former samurai and merchant areas and the well-preserved house museums
  • Visit Lake Tazawa and enjoy its tranquil rural beauty
  • Learn the legend surrounding Lake Tazawa and pray for love and beauty

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Kakunodate Station

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