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Oirase Mountain Stream

Okuse, Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture
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Very fresh and interesting forest with stream, walking and enjoying along the oirase stream with a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Peiee
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fantastic river to visit

Go hiking and breath the fresh air were the best things to do with this river! You will see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen L
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“the bus” (12 reviews)
“lake towada” (7 reviews)
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Okuse, Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very fresh and interesting forest with stream, walking and enjoying along the oirase stream with a tour guide brings you a special pleasure, many small waterfall with moss-covered rocks, plants in fresh air. There are 4 stops if your ride a shuttle bus provided by...More

Thank Peiee
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go hiking and breath the fresh air were the best things to do with this river! You will see thousands of kinds of plants along the river side.

Thank Helen L
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

It is a fantastic trekking route at approx. 14km for 1-day exercise with a variety of streams, waterfalls, plants.

1  Thank Sheila L
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I love this place from all the first sight. It is like you and the nature are combined into one world and words are all meaningless here, just enjoy what you see and feel.

1  Thank Veronica L
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

初次造訪奧入瀨溪流,冬之景色,被鬼斧神工所震攝!Fabulous and amazing! Its so great to be here! I will come back next vacation!

1  Thank David C
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Autumn is the best season to stroll along the Oirase Stream (major part about 1.6 km long). There are many waterfalls and eye-catching landmarks along the stream, particularly when you are walking upstream towards Towada Lake direction. In fact, you can take the JR bus...More

Thank YTCHENG
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Oirase stream is really nice in autumn season. You can take bus from either Aomori Station (3 hours) or from Hachinohe Station (2hours). Bus fare is included in JR pass. Go early if you plan to do a day trip and plan to walk the...More

Thank mjmww
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely stream that has about 14 km of easy walking trail (but occasionally along the road).. full of waterfalls along the course. Very scenic!

Thank theworldmyoyester
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The hiking path parallel to the stream, despite also being parallel with the car traffic, ended up being the highlight of the visit. As it was in the late afternoon, all the day tripper had left and the hike was peaceful. There were a handful...More

Thank thelonious22
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the popular place to view autumn foliage and you can judge from the number of visitors and cars passing through the narrow road. There are many streams and waterfalls along a few kilometers walk. Sadly we didn’t walk too long due...More

1  Thank lizcyni
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Joena J
20 February 2018|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
Oirase Mountan Stream is just a stream leading to Towada Lake and being a very popular walking trail for visitors both local and overseas. There is a vehicular road by the side of the stream with onsen hotels located on... More
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Meryana T
29 December 2017|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the easiest way from Hirosaki to Oirase is by way of JR. Take the early local train from Hirosaki JR Station to Aomori JR Station. The terminal of JR bus to Oirase is just in front of Aomori JR Station. I... More
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Lin7044
26 November 2017|
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Response from mjmww | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, bus from aomori station only stop at sukayu onsen in december. There is no bus hachinohe station to lake towada in december. You can refer to the bus timetable below. The JR bus to oirase stream (nenokuchi to lake... More
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