Sample tour of Spring

The Cherry Blossoms and Snow Corridors of Tohoku - 5 days (5 days, 4 nights)


Day 1

Itinerary Meals
Day 1 Sendai Airport Breakfast : -
Lunch : on plane
Dinner : provided
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
A World Heritage Site
The symbol of Tohoku's reconstruction
Hiraizumi: The Golden Hall of Chusonji Temple
Approx. 6:20 p.m. -
The Premier Hot Spring Area in Tohoku
Hotel Hanamaki, Hanamaki Hot Springs


Day 2

Itinerary Meals
Day 2 Leave hotel at 8:00 a.m. Breakfast : provided
Lunch : - (eat on your own)
Dinner : - (eat on your own)
Walls of snow - 20 km long and up to roughly 8.5 meters in height
Hachimantai Aspite Line
The Snow Corridor
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
One of the "Hundred Best Cherry-Blossom Sites in Japan": approximately 2,600 cherry trees of 50 different varieties
Hirosaki Castle Park (eat lunch on your own)
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
A lane of cherry trees 1,100 meters long
Towada Kanchogai Dori (Koma Kaido)
Approx. 5:30 p.m. -
Daiwa Roynet Hotel Hachinohe


Day 3

Itinerary Meals
Day 3 Leave hotel at 9:00 a.m. Breakfast : provided
Lunch : - (eat on your own)
Dinner : provided
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (eat lunch on your own)
Traditional Japanese Samurai Houses and a row of 162 cherry trees (a Designated Natural Landmark)
Kakunodate Samurai Houses: Hinokinai Riverbank cherry blossoms
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
One of the "Hundred Famous Japanese Mountains" and the largest private farm in Japan
Koiwai Farm
Approx. 5:10 p.m. -
Lake Gosho and a view of Mount Iwate
Hotel Shion, Tsunagi Hot Springs


Day 4

Itinerary Meals
Day 4 Leave hotel at 8:30 a.m. Breakfast : provided
Lunch : - (eat on your own)
Dinner : - (eat on your own)
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
One of the "Hundred Famous Japanese Places for Cherry Blossoms"
One of the "Three Great Cherry Blossom Spots of Tohoku"
Tenshochi, Kitakami
12:40 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Massive rocks and a crystal-clear river Floating downstream between
100-meter-high rock walls
Descent of Geibikei Gorge by boat (eat lunch on your own)
4:40 p.m. - 5:10 p.m.
One of the "Three Views of Japan"
A stroll around the Godaido at Matsushima
Approx. 6:00 p.m. -
Eat dinner on your own at East Ichibancho
Sendai Kokusai Hotel


Day 5

Itinerary Meals
Day 5 Leave hotel at 9:00 a.m. Breakfast : provided
Lunch : on plane
Dinner : -
9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
One of the biggest sea-lion shows in Tohoku
Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium
11:10 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Large-scale shopping mall
Mitsui Outlet Park Sendai Port
Arrive 1:30 p.m.
Sendai Airport