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Takano Destination Guide

Delve into Takano in Japan!

Takano in the region of Akita is located in Japan - some 286 mi (or 461 km) North of Edo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Takano is now 07:53 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Niigata, Nagano-shi, Maebashi, Tamagawa, Natsuzeonsen or Inuotose. While being here, make sure to check out Yoroihata, Takano, Sendatsu, Obonai and Naka-obonai as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Japan Moto Trip

04:12 min ( November 12, 2011 by dylansquirrel)
Views: 260 - Rating: 5/5

Riding the backroads of Honshu and Hokkaido with Barry in the summer of 2011

Japan 2010 / Day 1 - Arriving in Tokyo

01:53 min ( August 31, 2010 by DoYouReadmeHAL)
Views: 205 - Rating: 5/5

First movie of an experimental series about my Summer trip to Tokyo


PERSISTANCES Feat 86B210 (2012)

05:41 min ( January 02, 2012 by CrisUbermann)
Views: 402 - Rating: 5/5

"Persistances" Music by antropik.bandcamp.com Feat. Cie 86b210 www.geocities.jp (c)2012 Video by Telemakfilms

Street crossing sound for the blind of J...

00:11 min ( January 28, 2009 by Shenstyle88)
Views: 1,131 - Rating: 5/5

Let me clarify: the sounds are there for the blind. At an intersection you have 2 streets crossing, let's say one goes east-west, the other goes north-south. A blind person can hear one specific sound...


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Interesting facts about this location

Tazawako Station

Tazawako Station is a railway station located in Senboku, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.75, 140.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Akita Shinkansen, Railway stations in Akita Prefecture, Tazawako Line

Lake Tazawa

Lake Tazawa is a caldera lake in Semboku, Akita Prefecture, northern Japan. It is the deepest lake in Japan (the maximum depth is 423.0 m). Because of its depth, it never freezes. Formerly the lake was noted for having very clear water which could be compared to Lake Mashu in Hokkaidō. It was polluted due to the construction of a hydroelectric dam in 1940 and acid drainage from the Tamagawa Hot Spring.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.75, 140.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Crater lakes, Geography of Akita Prefecture, Lakes of Japan, Visitor attractions in Akita Prefecture, Volcanic calderas of Japan

Tazawako Line

The Tazawako Line is a railway line connecting Morioka Station operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) in Morioka, Iwate and Ōmagari Station in Daisen, Akita, Japan. Akita Shinkansen Komachi trains travel over the line, which was regauged in 1997 from 1067mm to sg.

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Located at 39.75, 140.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Lines of East Japan Railway Company, Rail transport in Akita Prefecture, Rail transport in Iwate Prefecture, Standard gauge railways in Japan

Kakunodate Station

Kakunodate Station is a train station located in Senboku, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

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Located at 39.75, 140.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Akita Shinkansen, Railway stations in Akita Prefecture, Tazawako Line

Tamagawa Hot Spring

The Tamagawa Hot Spring in Senboku, Akita Prefecture, Japan is the highest flow rate hot spring in Japan. Tamagawa Hot Spring has a flow rate of 150 litres/second. The Tamagawa Hot Spring feeds a 3 meter wide stream with a temperature of 98°C. The water from Tamagawa Hot Spring is also very acidic, with a pH of about 1.1. There is also radioactive radium gas and other radioactive materials dissolved in the water from Tamagawa Hot Spring.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.75, 140.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Akita Prefecture, Hot springs of Japan, Visitor attractions in Akita Prefecture

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