Tradition/Culture

Tazawako
Tazawako

A bronze statue of the legendary girl Ritsuko princess

Statue of Tatsuko

たつこ像

It is a bronze statue of the legendary beautiful girl Tatsuko, who is said to have become a lake god, wishing for eternal youth and beauty. Its appearance is neat and clean against the clear blue lake water. It is located near the shore of Lake Tazawa, which boasts the deepest water depth of 423.4 meters in Japan.

Production: Yasutake Funakoshi Unveiled on April 12, 1968

Detailed Information

Street address
Akita Prefecture Semboku City Nishiki-cho, Saimyoji shaped lagoon ass
Street address(Japanese)
秋田県仙北市西木町西明寺字潟尻
Getting Around

JR Tazawako station use the Ugo transportation bus "Tazawako round line" from the station, get off at the lagoon ass, a 1-minute walk (about 30 minutes)

Street address Akita Prefecture Semboku City Nishiki-cho, Saimyoji shaped lagoon ass
Street address(Japanese) 秋田県仙北市西木町西明寺字潟尻
Getting Around

JR Tazawako station use the Ugo transportation bus "Tazawako round line" from the station, get off at the lagoon ass, a 1-minute walk (about 30 minutes)