©

Odate trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Odate

Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan  /  Tohoku  /  Akita Prefecture  /  Odate
Ōdate is a city in Akita Prefecture, Japan. As of February 2015, the city has an estimated population of 74,862 and a population density of 82 persons per km². The total area is 913.22km².GeographyŌdate is located in the mountains of northern Akita Prefecture, with the Ou Mountains on the east and Aomori Prefecture to the north. The city is a basin surrounded by mountains on all sides. Part of the city is within the borders of the Towada-Hachimantai National Park. Much of the city area is covered in forest. Due to its inland location, the city is noted for its heavy snowfall in winter.Neighboring municipalitiesKitaakita, AkitaKazuno, AkitaKosaka, AkitaFujisato, AkitaHirosaki, AomoriHirakawa, AomoriOwani, AomoriNishimeya, AomoriClimateŌdate has a Humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfa) with large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. Precipitation is significant throughout the year, but is heaviest from August to October.
Take a look at our Japan itinerary maker to refine the details of your trip to Odate.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Odate

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Places to visit with Odate

Sendai Best for: Historic Sites, Museums, Shopping Towada Best for: Nature, Museums, Historic Sites Aomori Best for: Museums, Shopping, Historic Sites Hirosaki Best for: Historic Sites, Parks, Nature Semboku Best for: Nature, Historic Sites, Museums

Where to stay in Odate

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Akita Prefecture

17 days in Tohoku BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Tohoku BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Akita BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Akita BY A USER FROM JAPAN November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Tohoku BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Yuzawa BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Tohoku BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Akita Prefecture BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Tohoku BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: October, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Japan BY A USER FROM LUXEMBOURG December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Kazuno BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Japan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans