This trip to Tohoku, Japan, coincides with the cherry blossom season. Hirosaki is an important spot for viewing cherry blossoms. The hotel has booked Aomori and does not want to change hotels frequently. Therefore, from Aomori to Hirosaki Shin-Aomori is a must-stop, Shin-Aomori Station Looking at a JR station that is still quite new, it may be close to Aomori. New Aomori and Hirosaki have their own Nebuta Festival. There is also a display of Nebuta in Shin-Aomori Station.
It is a major hub station for the Tohoku Shinkansen, Hokkaido Shinkansen, and Ou Main Line. However, this interchange station with both high-speed rail and ordinary trains is actually not large in scale. It feels that it is not as good as Aomori Station, which ends in the city center. Although the station sparrows are small and well-equipped, even if the facilities are not new, they are well maintained and very clean. The transfer hall also has Aomori culture and an exhibition commemorating the opening of Hokkaido, which also brings a lot of fun to waiting passengers.
At the Shinkansen station in Aomori, you have to transfer one stop to JR Aomori Station. Don’t make a mistake.
Going to Aomori in autumn, there is a characteristic rice field with various patterns, even spectacular
Enough of visiting Aomori, you can take this train to Hokkaido.