Visit Akita, Iwate, and Aomori in Tohoku. Learn about the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami, and about the reconstruction that followed.
|Itinerary||Akita - Iwate - Aomori 5-nights trip|
|Learning Themes||Traditional culture Japanese food Crisis management|
Akita and Aomori
Arrive at Akita Airport
Arrive at Akita airport.
After that, Proceed to Oga peninsula in Akita prefecture by bus.
Morning - Early Afternoon
Proceed to Sanriku coast damaged by tsunami
Proceed to Ofunato in Iwate prefecture by Akita Shinkansen (Bullet train) and Bus.
Ride on the Sanriku Railway that a symbol of recovery from the Great Earthquake
Ride on the Sanriku Railway from Miyako station to Kuji station.
Change to the JR Hachinohe Line, and proceed to Hirosaki in Aomori prefecture.
Depart from Aomori Airport on a flight headed home