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Visit Aomori

Trip time! Discover the museums, hot springs, and art in Aomori.

Venture to top sights like Hirosaki Castle and Lake Towada as you discover Aomori—an area also notable for its historic sites.

Top Hotels in Aomori

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Daiwa Roynet Hotel Aomori
Daiwa Roynet Hotel Aomori
3 out of 5
Shinmachi 1-11-16, Aomori, Aomori
¥7,776
per night
Dec 22 - Dec 23

Located in the heart of Aomori, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Aspam Center and Furukawa Fish Market. Aomori Port and Uto Shrine are also within 10 ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (322 reviews)

"good to stay for one or two night easy to access room is small but it is reasonable in Japan"…"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019

Daiwa Roynet Hotel Aomori
APA Hotel Aomori-Ekihigashi (Reopen after renovating on April 12, 2019)
APA Hotel Aomori-Ekihigashi (Reopen after renovating on April 12, 2019)
3 out of 5
1-11-2 Yasukata, Aomori, Aomori, Aomori
¥4,545
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13

Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Furukawa Fish Market, Auga Fish Market, and Aspam Center. Nebuta House Wa Rasse ...

3.8/5Good! (304 reviews)

"Neat and tidy. New huge TV walking distance to major attractions,"…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

APA Hotel Aomori-Ekihigashi (Reopen after renovating on April 12, 2019)
APA Hotel Aomorieki Kenchodori
APA Hotel Aomorieki Kenchodori
3 out of 5
2-6-6 Yasukata, Aomori, Aomori-ken
¥4,545
per night
Dec 15 - Dec 16

Located in the heart of Aomori, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Aspam Center, Aomori Port, and Uto Shrine. Furukawa Fish Market and Auga Fish Market ...

4/5Very Good! (352 reviews)

"Check in was simple and easy. Room was clean, pretty compact, efficiently laid out with no drawer or shelf storage for clothes. Bathroom was well supplied but small and the shower had a mind of its own. Hotel location was good for the Nebuta and the central activities. A short walk from the main ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2019

APA Hotel Aomorieki Kenchodori

Popular things to do in Aomori

Hirosaki Castle
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Hirosaki Castle

4.5/5(6 reviews)

Learn more about the local history when you visit Hirosaki Castle, a well-known historical site in Hirosaki. Take in the festivals and hot springs in the area.

Lake Towada
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Lake Towada

5/5(5 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Lake Towada, a popular spot to commune with nature in Towada. Make some time to visit the monuments while you're in the area.

Oirase Gorge
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Oirase Gorge

4.5/5(7 reviews)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Oirase Gorge during your travels in Towada. Wander the lakeside or discover the area's volcano viewpoints.

Mount Iwaki
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Mount Iwaki

4.5/5(4 reviews)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Mount Iwaki during your travels in Hirosaki. Discover the area's festivals and spas.

Nebuta House Wa Rasse
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Nebuta House Wa Rasse

5/5(7 reviews)

You can spend time browsing the exhibits at Nebuta House Wa Rasse in Aomori. While in the area, you can find time to visit its shops.

Aomori Bay Bridge
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Aomori Bay Bridge

4/5(1 review)

Enjoy a stop at Aomori Bay Bridge, a landmark worth seeing in Aomori. Experience the area's festivals and museums.

Top activities in Aomori

Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket
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Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket

¥8,000

This is a discount bus ticket for unlimited travel during the allotted period on expressway bus lines departing or arriving in the 6 prefectures of the Tohoku region, as well as a portion of intercity paid bus lines.

Innovative Farming Experience including Lunch
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Innovative Farming Experience including Lunch

¥4,591

10am - Greetings from the farm owner. Learn about the farm, instruction for the farming processes. 10:15am - Start of the activity.

Spirit of Japanese Sake in Shiogama
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Spirit of Japanese Sake in Shiogama

¥15,326

■ Schedule 10:00 Meet at Hon-Shiogama Station (JR Senseki Line) 10:10 Start of tour 10:30 Walking tour of town area around Shiogama Shrine. Visit/pray at shrine. 11:20 Sake appreciation lecture (40 minutes / 12:00) 1)The history and culture of Japanese sake (connections with shrine etc.

Bar hopping in Hakodate with a local guide!
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Bar hopping in Hakodate with a local guide!

¥12,241

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Hakodate, Hakodate, Hokkaido Hopping 3 local Izakaya(Bar) in Goryokaku Duration: 1 hour

Hiking tour to historic and hidden fortresses at Mt. Hakodate!
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Hiking tour to historic and hidden fortresses at Mt. Hakodate!

¥8,160

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Mount Hakodate, Hakodate 040-0000 Hokkaido This tour includes the visit to historic and hidden fortresses. I will also take you to a special view from Mt. Hakodate even in the daytime! D

Let's make traditional and cute character lunch box!!
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Let's make traditional and cute character lunch box!!

¥8,262

Itinerary Character Bento boxes are popular in Japan for lunch, picnic or events! It's very fun to make it and it's much easier than expected! Of course it's delicious even it's cute!! In this experience, you will learn many process for making character lunch box and Japanese traditional cooking way.

Reviews of Aomori

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4/5 - Good

Eric

Nov 12, 2019

Nice and quiet but fairly limited in terms of activities. Most notable sightseeing spots are 1.5 - 2.5hrs bus ride away from the city.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Aug 2, 2019

NO,

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jul 10, 2019

Would come again in the winter time.

3/5 - Okay

Frequenttravel

May 3, 2019

There wasn’t much to do in town. We used it as a stopping point to visit Hirosaki Park, which was breathtakingly beautiful

4/5 - Good

Mikrenn

Apr 28, 2019

Aomori has a lot of hidden gems that are not easily just found on websites.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Apr 26, 2019

It is a small city with near the ocean and with goo sea food. Unfortunately, we were not able to explore it as much because of rain.

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