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Your local guide to Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture


Enjoy the heart of Tohoku

Welcome to Ichinoseki,
the center of economy, culture and education of Southern Iwate and Northern Miyagi.

 Glorious, authentic treasures true to the region await.
Indulge in the beauty of the changing seasons on Mt. Kurikoma, the magnificent scenery at Genbikei and Geibikei gorges, the unique culinary experience of 'mochi honzen' and the rich history of our neighboring town, World Heritage Site Hiraizumi, a remnant of the golden age.


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Seasonal Recommendations
and events


about me

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Hi, I'm Aimi, the Internationalization Coordinator of Ichinoseki CIty and I'm here to share with you all the amazing things I've discovered since moving here.
From incredible scenery to hospitable locals and lively festivals, Ichinoseki has so much to offer -

come and explore it with me. 

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about this website

Ichinoseki Life is your go-to source for discovering all the unique attractions and activities that Ichinoseki has to offer. From cultural festivals to traditional food, we provide you with an insider's look at the local life and customs of this hidden gem. Our mission is to provide an authentic, immersive experience, so come join us and explore the wonders of Ichinoseki. The content is managed by the International Coordinator of Ichinoseki City, and is owned by the Ichinoseki Tourism Association. 

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