Blessed Gifts

Things to Do

Discover and enjoy the many gifts of Shirakami

Unique foods. Traditional cultural experiences. Outdoor excursions.
Shirakami has it all.

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Ponpoko Yama Park Bungalows

Comfortable bungalows perfect for group travelers!

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Hachimori Kankoichi Market

Take a walk through this local weekend market.

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Fujikoto Harvest Dance Festival

Hear the clanging of armor as townsmen dance and parade in the streets with fake horse costumes.

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Sandcraft in Mitane Festival

Impressive sand sculptures line the beach during this annual summer festival.

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Making Chopsticks

Remember your time in the Shirakami area with a souvenir you can make.

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Resort Shirakami Train

A fun activity for any time of the year. See Akita's beautiful nature from the comforts of a train.

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Kiwi Harvesting

Pick juicy, organic kiwis at this friendly farmer's orchard.

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Build a Canoe

Ride down the Yoneshiro River in your own creation.

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Goshonodai Camping Ground

Convenient and breathtaking, walk and watch the sun set over the Sea of Japan.

¥1,000 ~

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Mikoshi no Takiabi Festival

"Wasse, wasse!" Hear the townsmen chant as they purify a mikoshi under the Shirataki Waterfall.

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Noshiro Nebunagashi Festival

This ancient festival lives on in Noshiro City.

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Tenku no Fuyajo Festival

Impressive lantern floats illuminate the night sky during this annual festival.

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Kurumidai Camping Ground

Hidden in the forests of the Shirakami Mountains, be one with nature at this camping ground.

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Subari Camping Ground

Offering more than just a campsite, this camping ground is great for those traveling with families.

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Ishikurayama Camping Ground

Enjoy camping comfortably with scenic views.

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Hiking in Shirakami Sanchi

Hike the area's lush mountains and see sweeping views of the Shirakami Sanchi World Natural Heritag…

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