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- SNOW MONKEY PARK
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.
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 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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KURI-NO KOMICHI (Chestnut Path)Paved with chestnut wood, this pathway was…
GANSHOIN TEMPLEThe Ganshoin Temple holds the famous ceili…
OBUSE HIGHWAY OASISYou will find plenty of things here to buy…
SAKURAI KANSEIDO HONTENKanseidou has 200 years of tradition and a…
TAKAI KOZAN MEMORIAL MUSEUMTakai Kozan (surname, forename) was one of…
EXPLORING OBUSEObuse is a small town but there is still p…
OBUSE KANNON NO YUJust outside the traditional town of Obuse…
HOKUSAI MUSEUM (HOKUSAI KAN)A rare opportunity to see the original and…
PONPOKO-NO YUPonpoko onsen is located in Shinshu Nakano…
OBUSE CYCLINGObuse is a beautiful town to visit where y…
OBUSE AREAThe town where Hokusai, a famous woodbl…