Morioka Tourism, Japan

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Morioka (盛岡市 Morioka-shi) is the capital city of Iwate Prefecture located in the Tohoku region of northern Japan. As of September 2015, the city had an estimated population of 299,169 and a population density of 337 persons per km2. The total area was 886.47 square kilometres (342.27 sq mi).


Is Morioka in Japan on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Akita, Japan. Akita is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Senshu Park , Michi No Eki, Minzoku Geinou Densho-kan. Tour packages of Morioka are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Morioka*

  • Morioka: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Morioka for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Morioka.

    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Morioka - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 100 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 75 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Morioka

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Morioka

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.37 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.32 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 60.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 27.86 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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