Tohoku Drive Model Itinerary Course 1

Visiting: Aomori and Akita

From $843


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Looking for something different? Why not try one of our JTB drive packages! Make your own personal itinerary and travel at your own pace where you can meet the locals and share experiences.

This region is made up of six prefectures, Aomori, Akita and Iwate in the north, Miyagi, Yamagata and Fukushima in the south. The region is famous for its well preserved local culture which can be seen especially during the summer time when the four big Tohoku Festivals take place. The region is also well known for its fresh seafood and having the country’s finest rice, sake and apples.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1: Sendai
Day 2: Kakunodate – Lake Tazawa
Day 3: Oirase Valley – Aomori
Day 4: Hirosaki – Shirakami-sanchi, Oga Peninsular – Akita
Day 5: Geibikei Gorge – Chusonji Temple – Sendai

Package Information

Season: Apr-Nov
Price: From $843 Per Person Twin Share
Package Inclusions: *1 night Hotel Metropolitan Sendai with breakfast
*1 night Tazawako Rose Park Hotel with breakfast
*1 night Aomori Kokusai Hotel with breakfast
*1 night Akita Castle Hotel with breakfast
*Toyota Corolla (or similar) for 5 days including English navigation system
Remarks: *A valid International drivers licence is required to drive in Japan
*Petrol, toll charges and parking fees are not included in the package price