Iwate (岩手) is located in the northeastern part of the main Japanese island Honshu. Its capital is Morioka City.
Iwate is the Japan's second-largest prefecture.
Tohoku region is less developed with a harsh climate, but has natural beauty, lots of hot springs and great ski resorts.
|Sightseeing Spots in Iwate|
|Hiraizumi||Tono||Sanriku Coast (Sanriku Kaigan)|
|Esashi Fujiwara-no-sato||Koiwai Farm|
Food in IwateWanko Soba
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How to get to and around IwateFrom Narita international airport
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