AKITA located in the north-eastern part of the main island Honshu (around 40north latitude and 140east longitude), is known as the nice resorts facing the Japan Sea on the west and hot sprints in the mountain area on the eastern border. Each distinct season offers its own scenic charm. Especially egolden autumnf in October. Temperature is around 13 (average, 18 (daytime), 8 (nighttime)) in late October with mild and fair weather.

It takes 1 hour from Haneda (Tokyo international airport) with 7 flights a day (All Nippon Airways 4 flights, Japan Airline 3 flights). Flight service is also available from Osaka, Nagoya, and Sapporo. You can also enjoy a 4 hour bullet train trip from Tokyo (Akita Shinkansen).