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Visit Fukushima

Fukushima is located in the north-east region of Japan and is approximately 200km from Tokyo. It is called the “Kingdom of Choirs” in Japan, which has a big population of music fans and award-winning choirs.

Along with its unique music friendly culture, there you can find abundant natural beauty and traditional samurai culture, which is still being handed down over the generations. You can enjoy renowned hot springs, historical samurai sites, golf and even winter sports in splendid mountain resorts before/after the competition.

Anyone looking for friendship with true music lovers and real experiences of Japan must not fail to visit Fukushima.

 Aizu-Wakamatsu, which used to be a castle town during the Edo Period(1603-1867)

 Fukushima is an “onsen(hot spring)” kingdom with 139 gushing hot springs.

■ Access

   Approx. 2hr 10min
   Approx. 2hr 50min
   Approx. 1hr 15min
   Approx. 1hr 5min

From Fukushima Airport

Approx. 75min to the hotel in Fukushima city by complimentary taxi

From Narita Airport

Route 1

Narita Airport - Tokyo Station
Approx.1hr -1hr 30min by Express Train “Narita Express”

Tokyo Station - Fukushima Station
 Approx.1hr.40min by Express Train “Tohoku Shinkansen”

Route 2

Narita Airport - Keisei Ueno Station
Approx.45min - 1hr 50min by Keisei Railway trains

Keisei Ueno Station - Tokyo Station
 Approx. 5min on foot

Tokyo Station - Fukushima Station
 Approx.1hr.40min by Express Train “Tohoku Shinkansen”

Route 3

Narita Airport - Fukushima Station
Approx. 5hrs 20min by Highway Bus (only 2 services a day)

■ Useful Sites

Sights in Fukushima, Tourist Information of Fukushima Prefecture

Multilingual Tourist Brochures

Fukushima Prefectural Government, International Affairs Division

Fukushima Prefecture

Sights in Fukushima

Travel Brochures

Weather in Fukushima

Japan Center for Local Autonomy
2-16 Sugitsuma Town, Fukushima City
Fukushima Prefecture, 960-8670 JAPAN
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