The Five-Storied Pagoda at Saishoin 最勝院五重塔

Hirosaki is home to many beautiful and historic landmarks, one of which is the Five-Storied Pagoda at Saishoin. The pagoda is said to be the most beautiful pagoda in all of Tohoku.

Tsugaru Nuri 津軽塗

Tsugaru Nuri is a traditional lacquer ware craft from the Tsugaru region of Aomori prefecture. This craft is centralized in Hirosaki city and has an extensive history that dates all the way back to the Edo Period.

Lamp no Yado, Aoni Onsen ランプの宿青荷温泉

Lamp no Yado Aoni Onsen is a traditional Japanese inn located in the secluded mountains of Aomori Prefecture. Keeping with the traditional atmosphere of the place there is limited to no electricity as well. The entire facility at night is lit only by oil lamp