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Oga Aquarium GAO Guide: Fish, Polar Bears and...Godzilla?

Surrounding Areas Of Akita Theme Parks

Oga Aquarium GAO, located on Oga Peninsula in the western part of Akita Prefecture, is the only aquarium in Akita. The aquarium has popular animals such as polar bears, seals and penguins. They also have a display section for the prefectural fish hatahata (Japanese sandfish), and other events such as the limited time Namahage Diver. Let’s take a look at Oga Aquarium GAO and the scenic spot Godzilla Rock!

JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020: Score Unlimited Shinkansen Rides in the JR East Region for 3 Days!

Sendai And Matsushima Other Sightseeing

On October 16, 2020, the East Japan Railway Company, also known as JR East released the time-limited "JR East Welcome Rail Pass 2020" specially for foreigners - including foreigners residing in Japan - holding a non-Japanese passport. This incredible pass allows for unlimited rides for three consecutive days on trains under the jurisdiction of JR East. Yes, that means the Shinkansen bullet trains or other special express trains as well!

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  • Surrounding Areas Of Akita
  • Surrounding Areas Of Yamagata
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