This route will take you south along the coast of Sanriku from Kuji to Kamaishi.
You’ll enjoy fun Sanriku activities like a unique aquarium and museum, boat rides at the Kitayamazaki cliffs and Jodogahama Beach, and even a cafe where you can have a moment to relax.
Something the kids will enjoy! – A family drive
- From Hachinohe/Ninohe
By car 1 hr 20 min from Hachinohe, 1 hr 10 min from Ninohe
By car 25 min
02“Moguranpia” - Kuji’s Underground Aquarium〔Kuji City〕
Scuba divers and local female divers called Ama do performances here. You can see and even touch local varieties of fish at this aquarium.
By car 1 hr
03Sappa Boat Adventures〔Tanohata Village〕
Ride on small boats called Sappa-sen to cruise right up close to the cliffs of Kitayamazaki.
By car 1 hr 10 min
04Miyako & Jodogahama Boat Cruise〔Miyako City〕
See those unique, complex rocks of Jodogahama up close from the ocean, and then feed the local seagulls a snack.
By car 50 min
05Museum of the Whale and the Ocean〔Yamada Town〕
In this museum, you can see the 17.6 meter long skeleton of a sperm whale and other full-size models.
By car 35 min
06Miffy Café Kamaishi〔Kamaishi City〕
This is the only permanent Miffy Café in all of Japan. The lunch specials, waffles, and parfaits are all popular.
By car 2 hr
- To Morioka