Terninal Station: Aizu-Wakamatsu Station.
Access from Tokyo:
By Car - Use Tohoku Express way to Ban-etsu express way, to Aizu-Wakamatsu.
By Train - Use JR Shinkansen to Koriyama. Use JR Ban-etsu west Line to Aizu-Wakamatsu.
Aizu-Wakamatsu area is located in western Fukushima Prefecture. Historically speaking, Aizu is one of the most important places, especially during the Meiji Restoration. There are many historical ruins, such as a castles, samurai houses or edo style houses. Shinsengumi is also deeply related in Aizu. Also, western Fukushima has one of the best nature in Japan. Starting from Mt. Bandai, and Lake Inawashiro, there are many beautiful mountains, rivers, forest and lakes. In winter, Aizu and this area get heavy snow which offers many winter activities to the tourists.