Sights in Miyagi

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Sendai Daikannon (Daikanmitsu-ji Temple)

Offering views of Sendai and the Pacific Ocean from the upper observation window, this 100-meter tall statue of the Goddess of Kannon is a well-known "power spo

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Kesennuma Harbor Ferry Terminal

Located in the city of Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture, this harbor ferry terminal serves as an arrival and departure point for ferries in the area. Although the

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Sakunami Onsen

A cluster of hotels and a tourist facility center make up this onsen (hot springs) resort, with rotenburo (Japanese for outdoor baths) being a major attraction

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Naruko Onsen Hot Spring Town

One of Japan's largest hot spring villages and situated in the mountainous north of Miyagi Prefecture, Naruko Onsen Hot Spring Village has a history that spans

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Pokemon Center Tohoku

Pokemon Center Tohoku is a Pokemon specialty store located in Sendai. The store contains many Pokemon character-rela​ted goods, card games and limited edition m

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Michinoku Lakeside National Government Park

Located in Shibata-gun, Miyagi, the Michinoku Lakeside National Government Park, or “Michinoku Park", includes a waterfall, various walking paths, a huge flower

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Akiu Craft Park

The Akiu Craft Park offers lessons in Japanese traditional crafts, including painting traditional toy tops, making colorful glass beads and key holders using a

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Okama Crater

In Okama Crater, also known as Goshikinuma, is a volcanic lake located in the Zao mountain range.

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Naruko Gorge

This V-shaped gorge is formed by the Otani-gawa River, and includes 100-meter white cliffs. The rock formations are said to resemble the paws of a monkey or wor

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Cafe Mozart Atelier

Cafe Mozart Atelier is a coffee shop that overlooks the river in Aoba Ward.

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Taga Castle Government Office Remains

Taga Castle was the cultural, political and military center of the Tohoku region until the 11th century.

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Rinno-ji Temple

A Buddhist temple affiliated with the Date clan, who used to rule from Aoba Castle (Sendai Castle Ruins), Rinno-ji Temple is renowned for its seasonal gardens

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Kurikomayama

Kurikomayama (Mount Kurikoma) is an active volcano that straddles three prefectures: Miyagi, Akita and Iwate. The summit of the mountain serves as the border be

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Meiji Village Museum of Miyagi

Tome city was the castle town of lord Toyoma Date in the Edo period and contains many Western style constructions from the Meiji and Showa periods that still re

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Osaki Hachiman-gu Shrine

Osaki Hachiman-gu Shrine is located in Aoba-ku of Sendai city and is a designated National Treasure. Construction of the shrine was ordered by feudal lord Date

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Tashirojima Island

Tajirojima Island is a small island with less than 100 human inhabitants. The island is commonly known as "cat island" due to the fact that the population of th

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Sanriku Fukko National Park

Sanriku Fukko National Park, also known as Sanriku Reconstrucion National Park, is a 220 km long national park on the east coast of the Tohoku region. It spans

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Shiogama Fish Market

This is a wholesale market where you can buy the freshest seafood of the highest quality at reasonable prices.