Travel Information

Obuse (小布施) is one of the popular tourist spots located in northern Nagano Prefecture. Obuse has many traditional buildings that are used for shops, restaurants, and other stores. Also, there are many beautiful Japanese gardens that are opened for the public. Obuse is also known as the chestnuts town. There are many chestnuts sweetshops.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.

0. at Nagano Station.
1. use Nagano Line to Obuse station.

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Map around Obuse

Detailed Travel Guide

Obuse is a small town of northern Nagano Prefecture. It is known as the town of Katsushika Hokusai and chestnuts. Hokusai stayed for about 4 years and made many arts in this town when he is very old. There are many traditional houses in Obuse that are used for shops, stores, and restaurants.

There are many small strolling passes that are like Kyoto.