See Fukushima disaster zone with your own eye?
On 11th March 2011, the Great East Japan Earthquake was happened. It was a magnitude 9.0-9.1 and the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in Japan.
The earthquake triggered powerful Tsunami which reached maximum 40.5 metres and traveled up to 10 km inland. At present, more than 15,000 people are counted as dead and over 2,500 people as still missing. And what is worse, we lost control of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear pawer plant.
In this tour, we visit coast area of Fukushima. Hope you could get real of the disaster and Fukishima, and get something important things in your life.
We visit three types areas along with the coast and understand the situation of past, present and future.
• Visiting the area where were attacked by Tsunami. You could understand how people took actions.
• Visiting the area people do not allow to live in because of high radiation dose. You could understand how the situation is terrible.
• Visithing the area people try to reconstruct their community. You could feel hope for the future of this area.
9:00 AM-7:00 PM(10 hours)
8:50 am Meet up at JR Fukushima station
9:00 am Depart from Fukushima Station
11:00 am Arrive at "Fukushima" area
- Namie town where were attacked by Tsunami
- The area people do not allow to live in because of high radiation dose
- Tomioka town where people try to reconstruct their community
5:00 pm Depart from "Fukushima" area
7:00 pm finish at Fukushima Station
Fukushima Station / Fukushima Station
Japanese and English
Price(per 1 person)
*Capacity: maximum 5 (If you want to go more people, please tell us.)
Approximately 7:00 PM.
English and Japanese speaking guide
Transportation Service (Van)
Takuto Okamoto guide you around Fukushima disaster tour.
He was originally from Aichi pref. and go to university in Sendai, Tohoku which is next to Fukushima. When he was university student, he often went to Fukushima as a volunteer staff or any other activities and talked with lots of people in Fukushima, like farmer who are trouble in their business, public staff who tried to revive their home town, volunteer and people who work at tourism agency etc .
There are many problem in this area but he think the tour help to resolve those problem.
On that date, we will visit three types areas along with the coast and understand the situation of past, present and future. He will show you what is real.
He hope this tour change life of all people, who live in there and who join the tour into something even better.
We are looking forward to seeing you soon.
・Minimum number of participants: 4 (We will let you know at least 7 days before the tour if the tour is not held.).
・All payment is expected before tour.
・We estimate we would be exposed by radiation about "0.004 mSv.
If you come to Tokyo from New York by Plane, you would be exposed by radiation about 0.1 mSv (One way)