Samurai AKITA - Tazawako Kakunodate TRAVEL GUIDE

Tradition/Culture

Tazawako
Tazawako

Flat rocks, such as laying a throne on a lake

Throne stone

御座石

Gozaishi is a flat rocky area that looks like a goza on the shore of a lake. It is said that a long time ago, the lord of Akita sat down and took a rest during a tour of Lake Tazawa. The shrine dedicated to Princess Tatsuko, the lake god, is just above.

Detailed Information

Street address
Akita Prefecture Semboku City Nishiki-cho, cypress within the character Aiuchi lagoon
Street address(Japanese)
秋田県仙北市西木町桧木内字相内潟
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 within the character Aiuchi lagoon
Street address(Japanese)秋田県仙北市西木町桧木内字相内潟
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)