Bed & Breakfast / Cottage Spots in Shimokita Peninsula Area

  • Gankake Rock (Gankake Park)
    Travel / Tourism
    Aomori Shimokita-gun Saimura Sai Yagoshi 75-48
    "Consisting of two massive rock formations which resemble a man and woman embracing, this rock is accordingly said to aid visitors in finding luck in love and marriage. The ""male"" rock reaches 101 meters above sea level. Erosion has worn away the surrounding shale, exposing the rough rhyolite of the rock. The ""female"" rock is smaller, rounder, and more ""gentle"" in appearance."
  • B&B Muu
    4 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Aomori Mutsu-shi Omagari 1-chome 13-68

    A very atmospheric homestay with guest rooms located in the attic section of a log house, owned by an engineer specializing in wooden constructions. The host speaks very limited English, so some...

Aomori Areas


Centuries-old stories of samurai at Kakunodate and the remains of millennia-old archaeological sites including the likes of Isedotai invite history buffs to delve into Aomori's fascinating history. As the most northern prefecture on the Japanese mainland, Aomori enjoys a cooler climate, which makes it a welcome escape from the southern cities for combining castles, art galleries, and summer festivals with the great outdoors.

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