Hakkoda Mountains, Oirase Gorge and Lake Towada
Aomori Prefecture has four seasons and visiting Towada-Hachimantai National Park is another forgettable experience for you. Our tour today is to Hakkoda Mountains with 18 peaks, Oirase Gorge and Lake Towada. This is a tour to experience the nature in the National Park. First we take our private car to Hakkoda Mountains and take a cable car capable of carrying 101 people to the top of Mt. Tamoyachidake (1, 324m). On the way to the top and from the top you will be able to take a wonderful views of trees of changing colors of leaves in Autumn. From the cable car we will go to our next destination, Oirase Gorge. Oirase is 14 km long stream from Lake Towada and is 70km to the Pacific Ocean. It was made as a result of creation of Lake Towada about 30, 000 years ago. The Gorge is the only stream coming out of the Lake Towada. We take a walk along the stream and see some of the 14 falls. After Oirase walk we go to Lake Towada for Sightseeing Boat trip and then we go back to Hirosaki City.
Hirosaki City 8:00 am ----- 9:30 am Hakkoda Ropeway Station 11:30 am -----12:00 pm Oirase Gorge 14:00 pm ----- 14:45 pm Yasumiya Sightseeing Boat Trip, Lake Towada 15:35 pm ----- 16:00 pm Return to Hirosaki City 17:30 pm.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station (Hirosaki Railway Station or any hotels in Hirosaki.), Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station (Any hotels in Hirosaki City.), Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 10 hours
Please note that this tour starts in Hirosaki City and ends in Hirosaki City. We will use a modern car with a/c. It is not easy to rent a car, so please contact me before booking the tour.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
2500 yen - For lunch
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
Since I am not a driver for a commercial vehicle, I cannot drive you in my car. But I can arrange for a car and driver.