What to Expect
Akiu is a famous hot spring district.
It also has the great nature and traditional culture.
Akiusha is a restaurant in a preserved traditional Japanese house.
It serves unique cuisines using fresh vegetables of this area.
Rairaikyo is a gorge running along a long river.
The unique-shaped rocks, colored leaves, and small falls make a impressive view.
You can enjoy hiking through walking path.
Akiu Otaki Falls is one of the three most great falls in Japan.
The waterfall of 6m wide and 55m high has a spectacular view.
Craftsmans of Japanese traditional handicrafts offer workshops at Akiu Traditional Craft Village.
You can make your own kokeshi(traditional wooden doll) here.
If you like, you can try it (optional).