Akita

Akita
Akita
Akita
Akita
Akita
Akita
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Timezone: GMT + 9
Airport
Venue Capacity: 3,300
Accommodation capacity: 5,520

CONTACT

AKITA CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU

Tel.
+81-18-824-1211
Fax.
+81-18-824-0400
URL
http://www.akita-yulala.jp/en/ 
E-mail
cvb@acvb.or.jp 
∨ ∧ Overview

The Convention City with the beautiful nature

Akita City celebrated the 120th anniversarires' in 2009. "Satake family" administered a farmland area of 20 Mangoku units.
Thanks to the rich nature, industry, economic and culture, Akita keeps on developing to one of the regional core cities of northern part of Tohoku area and approved as "International conference tourism city"by the Ministry of Transportation in December 1994.
For your next convention, please come to Akita, which has beautiful nature, great Japanese rice wine or Japanese "Sake" and Akitabijinn "Akita's famed beauties". Let's make an unforgettable convention together!

Key Facts
  • Region:
    Hokkaido & Tohoku
    Population:
    0.3 million (City)
  • Access:

    From Tokyo (Haneda Airport) > Akita (Akita Airport): 65 minutes by plane

    From Seoul, South Korea (Incheon Airport) > Akita (Akita Airport): 2.5 hours by plane

    From Akita Airport > central Akita: 40 minutes by bus/car

  • Local Speciality:

    Akita Prefecture's most well-known product is without doubt "kiritanpo". Kiritanpo is made from new rice, cooked, mashed and then grilled, then wrapped around a skewer made from Akita cedar. The kiritanpo hotpot, which includes local Hinai chicken, maitake mushrooms, green onion and local parsley is also very popular. Akita is also well known for Inaniwa udon and sake production.

    Place to visit:

    Many of Akita city's tourist spots can be accessed by food. Chiaki Park, the red brick City Hall, the Kanto Festival Center, Nakaichi and the Selion Tower's panoramic views are all located very centrally. Akita Prefecture is also home to many famous sightseeing spots, including many hot springs and scenic mountains.

Number of Rooms Hotel 4,150
Japanese Inn 210
Max. Capacity of Hotel Hotel 5,520
Japanese Inn 990
Average Temperature and Average Precipitation
Month JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
Average Temperature 0℃ 0℃ 3℃ 9℃ 14℃ 19℃ 22℃ 24℃ 20℃ 14℃ 7℃ 2℃
Average Precipitation 119mm 89mm 96mm 112mm 122mm 117mm 188mm 176mm 160mm 157mm 185mm 160mm
∨ ∧ Venues
  • AKITA CITY CULTURE HALL
    Convention Facility

    This large hall seating up to 1,188 people can be used for many purposes incl...

    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    1188 250 300 200 762
  • AKITA CITY NIGIWAI KORYUKAN AU
    Convention Facility
    The Akita City Nigiwai Koryukan Au is conveniently located just a 7 minute wlk f...
    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    300 35 2032
  • AKITA KYOTEN CENTER ALVE CITIZEN'S PLAZA
    Convention Facility

    Standing next to JR Akita Station, there are the Event Plaza Multi-Purpose Ha...

    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    600 90 500
  • AKITA CASTLE HOTEL
    Hotel
    Located facing Senshu Park, symbol of Akita City, this is a refined and distingu...
    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    145 149 1500 650 2000 1000 2318
  • AKITA VIEW HOTEL
    Hotel

    Located in front of Akita Station, offering convenient access to everywhere. ...

    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    261 186 1300 980 2500 1340 1890
  • HOTEL METROPOLITAN AKITA
    Hotel

    Standing next to JR Akita Station, the Hotel Metropolitan Akita is convenient...

    Number
    of Beds
    Number of
    Guest Rooms
    Seating Capacity Amount of
    Exhibition
    Space (m²)
    Theater Classroom Reception Banquets
    180 115 700 440 500 360 3087
∨ ∧ Attractions

-Houseboat river parties with local dishes and sake
-Tours to onsen hot spring resorts with local cuisine

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