Monitor Tour to Tono and Rikuzentakata

Looking for Participants!

Date: Dec 13 (Thursday) ~ Dec 14 (Friday)

Place: Tono/ Rikuzentakata (Northern Tohoku)

Participation fee: ¥5000

Includes: Two-way transportation from Tokyo/ Sendai to Tono, 1 night farm stay, dinner and breakfast.

*Note that the participation fee does not include lunch.

Requirements: You are required to take part in a simple workshop on Dec 13, and write a one-page report in English/ Japanese for this trip.

Max number of participants: 10 (first come first served)



Dec 13

11:00 Arrival at JR Tono Station (Move to Sumita-cho)

12:00 Lunch at Sumita

13:00 Northern Tohoku Green Tourism Event

  • Dennis will be giving a simple talk during this event, and international participants are required to take part in the workshop/ discussion.

14:40 Learn about Rikuzentakata 

16:00 Move to Tono

17:00 ~ Check into farmer’s house. Prepare dinner together.

  • Please bring your own towel and amenities. Alcohol beverages are available at additional charges.

Dec 14

9:00 Leave Tono for Rikuzentakata

10:00 Boat ride and tour around Rikuzentakata

12:00 Oyster lunch

13:00 ~ Back to Tono/ Ichinoseki (TBC)

Tour ends at around 15:00