Kuroishi is a city located in Aomori Prefecture in the Northern part of Tohoku, Japan.
It is well known for retaining many aspects of the old Japanese traditions that have been transmitted from generation to generation by the local people.
Treat yourself with a visit to Kuroishi where deep history is kept alive.
This arcade-shaped street has been used since Edo period.
This traditional performing art originated in Tsugaru area.
This traditional toy is made from one piece of wood by cutting out the figure of a person.
Tsugaru Lacquer ware is traditional craft from Tsugaru area that has continued for more than 300 years, since the Edo period.
Roust and practical, elegant and colorful, “Tsugaru nuri” has been loved many.
Washoku and Jizake
The well-established restaurant “Fujimi-kan” has a history of more than 100 years.
Japanese sake pairs well with Washoku.
Hot spring, Onsen
The hot spring Inn “Aoni Onsen” is hidden deep in the mountains.
Instead of electricity, lamps are lit in the evening to create a warm atmosphere.
Kuroishi, a city in Tsugaru area where traditional Japanese culture seems to be condensed is awaiting your arrival.
Kuraishi will surely satisfy all of your five senses!!