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OBUSE
  • The beloved town by Hokusai Katsushika

    Obuse is famous as a place where Hokusai Katsushika, a famous ukiyo-e (woodblock print) artist who left "Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji," spent last years of his life.

  • Major excursion destination in the northern Nagano

    The town is filled with lots o shops, restaurant, and art museums.

  • Sake breweries

    The town accommodates some of the major Japanese sake breweries in northern Nagano area. Tasting sake is open opportunity of all visitors regardless of the season.

  • Famous food: chestnuts

    Obuse is famous for its chestnuts and you will find many confectioneries and meals that include them.

OBUSE

Obuse town is a cultural haven full of hidden treasures. Steeped in history and tradition this dynamic and charming little town offers visitors a chance to experience a “Little Kyoto” in the heart of Nagano’s countryside. Beautiful gardens, temples, attractive shops, museums, traditional cuisine and quality sake. You won’t be disappointed!

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ACTIVITY

  • KURI-NO KOMICHI (Chestnut Path)

    Paved with chestnut wood, this pathway was…
  • GANSHOIN TEMPLE

    The Ganshoin Temple holds the famous ceili…
  • OBUSE HIGHWAY OASIS

    You will find plenty of things here to buy…
  • SAKURAI KANSEIDO HONTEN

    Kanseidou has 200 years of tradition and a…
  • TAKAI KOZAN MEMORIAL MUSEUM

    Takai Kozan (surname, forename) was one of…
  • EXPLORING OBUSE

    Obuse is a small town but there is still p…
  • OBUSE KANNON NO YU

    Just outside the traditional town of Obuse…
  • HOKUSAI MUSEUM (HOKUSAI KAN)

    A rare opportunity to see the original and…
  • PONPOKO-NO YU

    Ponpoko onsen is located in Shinshu Nakano…
  • OBUSE CYCLING

    Obuse is a beautiful town to visit where y…

TOURS

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HOTELS

  • OBUSE AREA

    The town where Hokusai, a famous woodbl…

RESTAURANTS

  • HIGHWAY OASIS

    Here you can find plenty of Japanes…
  • SAKURAI KANSEIDO SENSEKITEI

    Kanseidou’s restaurant “…
  • KURINOKI TERRACE

    Enjoy a pot of tea and some Japanes…

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