Welcome to Akita
our home town
about Akita Prefecture
◆Akita Prefecture,famously known as the hometown of Akita dog is located in the northern part of Japan-500 kilometers away from Tokyo and 250 kilometers away from Sendai with the population of about one million. Akita is located 450 kilometers north of Tokyo at 40 degree north latitude-which is the same as Beijing,Madrid and New York City.
About 70 percent of the land is covered with forest and Akita is blessed with the most beautiful nature-having the World Natural Heritage Site,Shirakami Mountain Range close to the prefectural border with Aomori prefecture and the deepest lake in Japan called Lake Tazawa.Many people in Akita live in harmony with nature,producing rice by themselves,picking wild plants in mountains,and fishing in the ocean.
◆As Akita historically had an abundant mining resource and forestry industry,it was one of the richest Prefectures in Tohoku region in 18th Century.
It is now known as the"rice-producing Prefecture" nationwide,and the taste of rice and Japanese sake brewed in the traditional method is exquisite.
In this amazing Prefecture away from the urban cities--where you can find the reminiscent of traditional Japan--please enjoy and experience the lives of the local people and its culture.
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