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Lifelike Statues

Reminded me of my days at Hippie Hollow in Austin, Texas, USA. Figures are quite lifelike and very... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Sage1213
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Bergheim, Texas
Landmark of Towada Lake

The Statue of Maidens located at the end of the path along the lakeside. The colorful trees... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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11 Dec 2018
“Lifelike Statues”
13 Nov 2018
“Landmark of Towada Lake”
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Reminded me of my days at Hippie Hollow in Austin, Texas, USA. Figures are quite lifelike and very detailed. Posed a question who was supposed to bring the bikini's?

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sage1213
Reviewed 14 November 2018

The Statue of Maidens located at the end of the path along the lakeside. The colorful trees background around formed beautiful setup for photo-taking. We saw many tourists taking group photos here. Don't miss the opportunity to come here when you travel to Towada Lake.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

If you visit Towada lake you just have to visit the maidens statue. It is nicely situated beside the lake and a good photo opportunity.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The Statue of Maidens is particularly impressive in autumn with different colored background at the back. Crowds of visitors come here and take a few photos prior to leaving to other spots on their trip. The statue is by the side of Towada Lake and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It just sits at the end of a path along the lake. The surrounding of statue is peaceful and natural. A beautiful temple just few minutes walks away and worth a see.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank patiencehsu
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The statue itself is not so impressive. But come here anyway, the view of the lake is amazing and it's a very nice and quite walk.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Tal D
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Nice pair of statue by Lake Towada and a stone's throw from Towada Shrine. The statue is actually just next to the lake side beach so it's nice for a picnic of rice balls and green tea (or local Oirase beer).

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Gassho
Reviewed 5 November 2014

the statue of a virsin was built in 1953 by Kotaro Takamura when we visited there ,the wind was so strong 4 Nov that the lake surface were trembled and very cold. This statue was made in memory of Chieko Takamura,Kotaro's wife who passed away...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 20 May 2012

The draw about Lake Towada is that you are not going to be hit by a whole bunch of commercial attractions. One of the few things to see there is this statue. It is attractive, apparently modeled after the artist's wife.

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank Louichan
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