One of the 3 Major Summer Festivals "Aomori Nebuta Festival" from the Observation Stand

Highlights

1. Aomori Nebuta Festival View the famous summer festival in Aomori city from the viewing seats. The festival is held every August between the 2nd and the 7th and last year attracted more than 2 million visitors. It has been registered as a “significant intangible folk cultural asset” since 1980. At the festival people put their wishes on lantern floats. Shouting “Rassera, rassera”, the Haneto nebuta dancers jump and march as huge Nebuta lantern floats parade through the city. The vibrant festival impresses and captivates spectators. 2. Tanesashi Coast The coast is a part of Sanriku Fukko (reconstruction) National Park. Natural lawn spreads all around and you can feel the beauty of nature. Optional Lunch & Dinner on Day 1 1. Lunch: Tohoku Marugoto Bento with tea (JPY 1,300) 2. Dinner: Aomori Nebuta Original Bento with tea (JPY 1,600) - If interested, please contact us at least 5 days before departure. - Payment will be by credit card in advance. - If you’re not interested, then please bring your own lunch/dinner or buy it during a break in the tour. [Additional Information] What's included: Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. *None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them. What's not included: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) What's included in "Infant Price" (3-5 years old): Bus seats only (Meals and bedding are not included.) [Attention] *Please leave room allocation (Western style) to us. In principle, all single rooms will be provided. *The festival will go ahead in the rain. However, if the weather is especially bad, the festival may be cut short or cancelled altogether. *Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. It’s sensible to bring a raincoat. *Observation seats will be folding pipe chairs or a wooden boards on the ground. Seating will be decided by our company and any requests are not allowed. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. However a staff member will give you the basic information, such as meeting place and time at each stop in English or Chinese, although they won’t give you detailed information on the places visited. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sendai Station East Exit (Meet 11:00) -- Aomori (View the Nebuta Festival from the stand / approx. 4 hours) -- Hotel Route-Inn Hon Hachinohe Ekimae, Hachinohe (Overnight) ※Arrive late at night, around 24:00.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hachinohe (Depart around 10:00) -- Tanesashi Coast (Stroll / 80 mins) -- Hasshoku Center, Hachinohe (Shopping, have lunch independently / 60 mins) -- Sendai Station East Exit (Scheduled 19:10)



location Sendai Station, East Exit

Detail

Departure place

Sendai Station, East Exit

Meeting Time

11:00 AM

Destination

Aomori, Tohoku

Language
  • English

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

25 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

1 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.