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Beautiful old, small town

Yatsuo is a town famous for "OWARA" dancing festival, which is being held on 1-3 September every... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2019
Step back into the past

Enjoy wandering around the historic houses and shops. Enjoy the lovely local cuisine. Walk through... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2016
Toyama Prefecture, Japan
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Yatsuo is a town famous for "OWARA" dancing festival, which is being held on 1-3 September every year. Except for these 3 days, this town is very quiet, not like a busy sightseeing spot. However, if you'd wander maybe half a day, you can visit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

It has old charms yet modern in what we are used to, if coming from the city. A real gem of a town to discover in the west coast of Japan.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kezsin
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Though it is near from the Toyama city downtown, it is recommended as old Japanese cityscape remains along the way. But you might be disappointing because there are not so many old houses and shops if you expect cityscape such as Kyoto.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

Enjoy wandering around the historic houses and shops. Enjoy the lovely local cuisine. Walk through the gorgeous park, and enjoy nature.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank KerrieGray
Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This place is great as it has the most famous Japanese festival dance Bon odor. It is great to see the culture of Japan. And taste the super Japanese cuisine. I love this place and love the people. Perfect place to have a holiday.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Lhakpa S
Reviewed August 8, 2013

Owara Kazeno-bon is one of the traditional festival of Toyama. You can enjoy listening music and seeing dance here. At night, Owara dancing and singing contest will begin. And it has many old buildings so you can also enjoy the view of Yatuo. I recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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