Excursions (short trips)
Half-day or whole-day walking tours of popular sightseeing spots
Romantic tour of Aomori’s culture and art
- Transport : Walking & bus
- Aomori City / Half-day or one-day tour
*The time required for the course depends on how much time is spent at each spot.
Walking: 20 minutes
Bus: 4 minutes
1.Aomori Prefectural Museum
This museum offers a comprehensive introduction to Aomori’s nature, history and culture. It includes displays of excavated objects from the Jomon period remains, and an exhibition themed on apples.
Bus: 12 minutes
Car: 7 minutes
2.Munakata Shiko Memorial Museum of Art
This museum houses artworks of Aomori’s world-renowned woodblock artist Shiko Munakata, including his masterpiece “Ten Great Disciples of Buddha”.
Bus: 40 minutes
Car: 25 minutes
3.Magatama (religious beads) craft workshop
Visitors can experience making magatama (ancient religious beads), to learn about the workmanship of the Jomon period. Visitors can also wear Jomon period clothing and take pictures.
Walking: 6 minutes
4.Aomori Museum of Art
This museum exhibits works by artists including Shiko Munakata, Michi Nara and Shuji Terayama. The buildin g’s beautiful modern architecture is also a must-see.
Bus: 25 minutes
Car: 20 minutes