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Oirase Stream

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Address: Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture

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Great for a walk through the forest

This is a nice stream with a lovely walking path. the most popular area is near the beginning and the end. In the middle, though not as spectacular, is still beautiful and lovely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This is a nice stream with a lovely walking path. the most popular area is near the beginning and the end. In the middle, though not as spectacular, is still beautiful and lovely to walk. Definite for nature lovers

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Gorgeous views of water flows, waterfalls, plantations in fall season of 14km long. although there are shuttle buses letting people hop-on/off, it's better to drive to various photo spots. pls note private cars are prohibited during certain weekends and holidays due to huge crowds.

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Kunitachi, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

4 Nov 2014 it turned up to clear from yesterday,all red and yellow leaves were already fallen off ,wfich was a dissapointing ,but the stream itself was fantastic and breashtaking. The peak of traffic-jam was over ,so smooth traffic and few people were even though strolling along the stream.we were driving a car seeing left and right ,because a lot... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

There are quite a few buses to Lake Towada. The cost of the entire trip to towadako is 3090yen which can be paid on the bus or you can purchase a ticket before boarding. However, if you are at the bus terminal station, the bus driver would want an advance ticket purchase. There are various stops along the way and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

beautiful in autumn. We parked the car at Nenukuchi, took the bus to around Ishigedo and walked 2.5 hours back. Easy walk. The only thing to be careful is the passing cars when the trail is on the main road.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

November Amazing Autumn Leaves Painted the colour Red like Walking into a FairyLand with pouring Rain will never Forget that Romantic Peaceful Beautiful

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

as usual everything in japan is well prepared and designed...explanations everywhere and you can walk for 10 or 15 km and then return with the local bus when the rains hit.

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Aomori, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Awesome hike in early July! We drove 5.3 km beyond the hotel at Yakeyama and parked at Ishigedo (but arrive early for a space, as they are in short supply!). From there we walked a total of 8.9 km at a steady but unhurried pace. Anyone in decent physical shape can do it. The only equipment required are a backpack,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

It was beautiful. I stayed in Yasumiya, a small town with the end terminal of the buses servicing the area (in bus schedules, Yasumiya is reflected as Towadako). The first bus out of Yasumiya is around 9am everyday, and I took that bus to Oirase. The idea is to stop at a particular stop along Oirase, hike a distance, then... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Went there in late May by JR bus from Aomori station. The journey went uphill at first and passed some forest which was still covered with snow. The bus stopped at some of the onsen hotels which are also sightseeing spots. The bus journey is a pleasant one. We started walking from Makadoiwa and very soon we reached the pictorial... More 

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Address: Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Tohoku  >  Aomori Prefecture  >  Towada

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