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Crowne Plaza - ANA Akita

Explore Akita

There are many attractive attractions in Akita City, including parks built on the ruins of castles, historical buildings, and spots filled with Akita Prefecture's artwork.

Things To Do

Things To Do

Oomoriyama Zoo Park

154, Hamadakatabata, Akita, Akita 010-1654

The zoo offers "Nakayoshi Time," where visitors can interact with small animals, and "Manma Time," where visitors can observe animals eating up close. The zoo is a lush green place that can be enjoyed by both children and adults.*Please note that the park is closed during the winter.

Oga Aquarium GAO

93, Togashoisawa, Tubogahama, Oga, Akita 010-0673

The aquarium stands in a perfect location overlooking the Sea of Japan. The "Oga Sea Aquarium" is a powerful sight. The aquarium exhibits 10,000 animals of 400 species, including polar bears, penguins, seals, and sea lions. The prefectural fish of Akita Prefecture, the "grouper," is on display year-round, allowing visitors to closely observe the ecology of Akita's unique creatures. *Please note that the museum is temporarily closed on certain days.

Senshu Park

1-1, Senshu Park, Akita, Akita 010-0876

The ruins of Kubota Castle, built by the Satake clan, the first feudal lord of Akita Prefecture, who was transferred from Hitachinaka to the country. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll while enjoying the seasonal scenery, including cherry blossoms in spring and autumn leaves in fall.

Akita Museum of Art

1-4-2, Nakadori, Akita, Akita 010-0001

The Western-style painter Tsuguharu Fujita, known as "Leonard Fujita," was active in Paris. The world's largest mural painting, "Akita Event," depicting Akita as it was in 1937, is a must-see. *Please note that the museum is temporarily closed on certain days.

Tazawako Lake

Tazawakokata, Akita, Akita 014-1203

An almost circular lake with a lurid surface and the legend of Princess Tatsukohime. It boasts the greatest depth in Japan at 423.4 meters. Enjoy the mystical atmosphere and the seasonal changes in its appearance.

Akarenga-kan Museum

3-3-21, Omachi, Akita, Akita 0100921

A Western-style building constructed at the end of the Meiji period as the former Akita Bank's head office. The exterior is Renaissance style, while the interior is Baroque style. It is designated as a National Important Cultural Property.

Takashimizu (Sake Brewery)

4-12, Kawamoto Mutsumi-cho, Akita, Akita 0100934

There are two breweries, a storage facility, a bottling factory, and a warehouse for finished products on the premises, from preparation to shipping. Please feel the traditional sake brewing that Akita is proud of.

Akita Citizen’s Market

407035, Nakadori, Akita, Akita 0100001

The market in front of the station offers fresh local seafood, wild vegetables, mushrooms, fruits, and other seasonal delicacies of Akita. You can also stock up on Akita's specialty foods such as kiritanpo hot pot and local sake.

Port Tower Serion

1-9-1, Tsuchizaki-Minato Nishi, Akita, Akita 0110945

Akita Traditional Performing Arts Heritage Hall

1-3-30, Omachi, Akita, Akita 0100921

The museum introduces Akita City's traditional folk performing arts, such as the Akita Kanto Festival and the Tsuchizaki-ko Hikiyama Festival, with materials and videos, and offers demonstrations on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from April to October.

Kakunodate Bukeyashiki (Samurai Residences)

394-2, Kamisugasazawa, Kakunodate, Senboku, Akita 0140369

Kakunodate is a former castle town which flourished during the Edo period. Known as the “Little Kyoto of Tohoku”, the town is home to a district two-kilometres in radius consisting of samurai residences and traditional architecture popular with both domestic and international tourists. The samurai residences lining the town’s most famous street are nationally protected Traditional Buildings.

Local Tips

Local Tips

Must See

You should enjoy the nature of Akita. At Senshu Park near the hotel, you can enjoy the scenery of the four seasons.


Please do not hesitate to contact Front Staff if you have any business or sightseeing needs.

Must Do

The hotel is located in front of JR Akita Station, where cultural and commercial facilities are concentrated. The hotel offers a good location and a variety of banquet rooms that can be used for a wide range of purposes, We can accommodate a wide range of parties, training sessions, and conferences. We provide attentive service.

Don't Go Home Without

Please buy Akita's specialty products as souvenirs. There are souvenir shops at Akita Station and Akita Airport.