Otawara is a city in Tochigi prefecture, with an estimated population of 75000. It is famous for its connection to “Oku no hosomichi” (“The Narrow Road to the North”), the travel diary of haiku poet Matsuo Basho. Nakagawa River which flows through Otawara is well-known as an ideal destination for trout fishing. The city itself is a place with beautiful nature.

Specialty Food

  1. Ayu

  2. strawberry

  3. blueberry

  4. pear

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