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Iwate

Iwate is a prefecture in the northern area of Tohoku. It's an area famous for places like the World Heritage Site of Hiraizumi and the Sanriku coast, which has a unique topography and lovely scenery. There is also plenty of cuisine in Iwate worth trying, such as seafood and Japanese beef, so it's a very popular day trip from Tokyo. Find information here about recommended sightseeing spots, cuisine, and lodging.

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Iwate×Sightseeing

  1. 1. Lonesome Cherry Blossoms (Koiwai Farm, Mt. Iwate)

    Silver Covers the Great Outdoors! 5 Amazing Winter Views at Iwate in the Tohoku Region

    2017.10.19

  2. [Day 1] 8:30 AM: Morioka Station

    Recommended Two-Day Sightseeing Course for Iwate Around a World Heritage Site, Hiraizumi, in Tohoku Region

    2017.09.28

  3. 1. Sukawa Kogen (Mt. Kurikoma)

    Top 5 Spots for Enjoying Autumn Foliage in Nature-Rich Iwate

    2017.09.28

Iwate×Food

  1. What are The Three Great Noodles Of Morioka?

    If You Go to Morioka, You Have To Visit! Delicious Restaurants Serving the Three Great Noodles of Morioka

    2017.08.24

  2. 1. Sara

    Made by Japan’s Leading Sake Makers, Nambu Toji! Four Select Izakaya Restaurants in Morioka to Enjoy Local Iwate Sake

    2017.08.24

    Photo by Gurunavi, Inc.

  3. 1. Gingarikyuu

    5 Restaurants in Iwate To Enjoy Wagyu

    2017.08.24

    Photo by Gurunavi, Inc.

Iwate×Hotels

  1. 1. Hotel Morinokaze Oshuku

    Enjoy a Bath While Gazing at Beautiful Nature! 5 Accommodations with Open-Air Baths in Iwate

    2017.08.24

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Iwate×Tips & Manners

  1. What kind of place is Iwate?

    Must-Know Basic Information About Iwate

    2017.08.24

  2. 1. Morioka Reimen

    From Local Dishes to Famous Cuisine! 4 Delicious Dishes to Eat in Iwate

    2017.08.24