Kakunodate Samurai District

Kakunodate Samurai District


Kakunodate is an old castle town located on the northern part of the Senboku Plain. this town is known both for its historic samurai mansions and the beautiful blossoming cherry trees that line the streets. Popular with tourists from all over the world, it has an atmosphere truly appropriate to its nickname of “the Little Kyoto.”


Kakunodatemachi, Semboku-shi, Akita, Japan


15 minutes walk from JR Kakunodate station

Best Season:
All Year

Kakunodate Tourist Association
TEL 0187-54-2700

Web Site


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