Aizu Travel Guide

The contents of this area

Sightseeing Guide:

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.

Access to Aizu

By Car

Use Tohoku Express Way to Banetsu Express Way. Exit at Aizu Wakamatsu.

By Train

Use Tohoku Shinkansen to Koriyama Station. Change to JR Banetsu-nishi Line to Aizu-Wakamatsu Station.


Area Distribution : Fukushima