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Sightseeing Spots: Tazawako Area

The Pine of Horai

The Pine of HoraiApproximately 300 years old. In Chinese legend, Horai Mountain, which is where the hsien hermits live, has pine trees with magnificently formed boughs. The tree is named after the pines of Horai.


Contact InfoTazawako Tourism Information Center: 0187-43-2111

Traffic accessRegular bus from JR Tazawako Station (Tazawako Round Trip)
Akita Airport Liner (Kakunodate/Tazawako/Tamagawa Hot Springs Course)