Samurai AKITA - Tazawako Kakunodate TRAVEL GUIDE

Tradition/Culture

Tazawako
Tazawako

Ancient in Tazawako worship Tatsuko princess of "Tatsuko legend"

Gozanoishi jinja

御座石神社

The name of Gozanoishi Shrine comes from the fact that Yoshitaka Satake, the lord of the Akita feudal lord, sat down and took a rest when he visited Lake Tazawa in 1650.

Beside the vermilion torii, you can see "Nanairogi, a seven-colored tree" with seven kinds of trees growing from one tree, "Katagashira Reisen", which became a dragon after drinking Tatsuko, and Tatsuko. There are also famous places such as "Kagamiishi".

Detailed Information

Street address
Akita Prefecture Semboku City Nishiki-cho, cypress interior minister in the lagoon 1
Street address(Japanese)
秋田県仙北市西木町桧木内相内潟1
Getting Around

JR Tazawako station use the Ugo transportation bus "Tazawako round line" from the station, get off at Ishigami Yashiromae the throne, a 1-minute walk (about 40 minutes)

Street addressAkita Prefecture Semboku City Nishiki-cho, cypress interior minister in the lagoon 1
Street address(Japanese)秋田県仙北市西木町桧木内相内潟1
Getting Around

JR Tazawako station use the Ugo transportation bus "Tazawako round line" from the station, get off at Ishigami Yashiromae the throne, a 1-minute walk (about 40 minutes)