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Meet Akita Dogs
Step off the beaten path. Start your journey with this comprehensive guide.
Getting to Akita
Meet Akita Dogs
Immerse yourself the culture and get to know the locals through activites only available in Akita. You'll make memories that will last a lifetime.
Explore historical sites that span centruies and the unique culture which has flourished in the region for generations.
Mountains, rivers, and waterfalls. Temples, theaters, and museums. There's something for everyone to explore.
Akita has long been a culinary and farming hub of Japan. Dig into famous dishes like kiritampo stew, hinai chicken, and butter mochi.
Handcrafted wooden bento boxes, traditional local sake, fruit jams and more.
Relax after a long day of exploring at one of the many hotels or hot springs in the area.
After a long winter, the sakura (cherry blossoms) and other flowers in Akita burst forth with brilliant color. Visit one of the many festivals celebrating the season of flowers.
Summer is the season of large festivals in Akita. Every town hosts a number throughout the season, each with their own unique traditions.
Akita celebrates the harvest season with festivals showcasing local specialties, like the Kiritampo Festival. The region also events centered around the famous fall foliage.
Take advatange of Akita's snowy winters by attening one of the several festivals held to celebrate the season.
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