Iwate Prefecture Tourism

Iwate Prefecture (岩手県 Iwate-ken) is a prefecture of Japan. It is located in the Tōhoku region of Honshu island and contains the island's easternmost point. The capital is Morioka. Iwate has the lowest population density of any prefecture outside Hokkaido. Famous attractions include the Buddhist temples of Hiraizumi, including Chūson-ji and Mōtsū-ji with their treasures, Fujiwara no Sato, a movie lot and theme park in Esashi Ward, Oshu City, Tenshochi, a park in Kitakami City known for its big, old cherry trees and Morioka Castle in Morioka City.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Iwate Prefecture, Japan. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A gripping city on its own right, Akita also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Iwate Prefecture and set some time aside to explore the Akita. Dotted with places like Senshu Park , Michi No Eki, Minzoku Geinou Densho-kan; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Iwate Prefecture, you'll have to take a flight to Akita; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Iwate Prefecture are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Iwate Prefecture.

Iwate Prefecture Trip Planner

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