Akita

Capital of the Akita prefecture, this city is the main point of access to explore the surrounding mountains and natural landscapes.

Akita is the capital city of Akita Prefecture, Japan. The city of Akita is located in the coastal plains of central Akita Prefecture, bordered by the Sea of Japan to the west. The Omono River runs through the center of the city. The area of present-day Akita was part of ancient Dewa Province, and has been inhabited for thousands of years. The Jizoden ruins within the city limits are a major archaeological site with artifacts from the Japanese Paleolithic period through the Jomon and Yayoi periods. Akita is home to a number of attractions, such as castles, museums, a zoo, as well as a summer sporting festival.
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  • 秋田竿燈まつり Akita Kanto Festival
  • Shinjuku Gyoen
  • Senshu Park Sakura Festival, 28 April
  • Castle entrance
  • Art of Painting
  • Kishiwada-jo: Yagura & Sakura
  • [ F ] Tsuguharu Foujita - Chat Couché (1918)
  • Coal
   

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