Welcome reception (29/Sep./2019 Sun)
Welcome evening with a tasting of regional foods and drinks from 5 a.m. at Sakura "kitchen"
Sakura Kitichen is different plase from "Sakura Hall" (see below.)
On only 29/Sep./2019 Sun, registration desk is open at Sakura "kitchen".
Excursion (2/Oct./2019 Wed.)
At the end of morning session,
registered participants will receive a bag with some take-away food.
Departure times to each excursion are all 13:00.
Course 1. Drinky & Foodie tour to Nikka Whisky Factory and Jogi Nyorai Saihoji Temple
Sendai->Nikka Whisky Factory see & drink->Jogi Nyorai Saihoji Temple see & eat->Sendai
Course 2. Matsushima Cruse & Enjoying Japanese garden, and Sake tour
Sendai->visit Matsushima Kanran-tei with Matcha and set of Sweets->cruse around Matsushima Bey & drinking Japanese Sake-> visit Entsuuin (Temple) ->Sendai
Course 3. Shiroishi Samurai & Traditional crafts tour
Sendai->visit Shiroishi castle and armor-wearing experience-> Kokeshi painting experience ->Sendai
Banquet (3/Oct./2019 Thu.)
Conference banquet will be held at The Westin Sendai from 19:00, 3rd/Oct.
Tour 1. Bar hooping night tour
30/Sep./2019 Mon. from 18:00, 10,000 JPY (+Tax 8%)
Explore traditional ‘Izakaya’ (Japanese style pubs) down the back-alleys of Sendai City where you can experience authentic local life.
A ‘Bar-Hopping Master’ will show you to spots frequented by locals.
Tour 2. Kimono Walking tour in Sendai
1/Oct./2019 Tue. from 13:40-16:40 12,000 JPY (+Tax 10%)
A photogenic destination to say the least, on this tour you yourself can become part of the scenery in a traditional Japanese kimono.
Included: Kimono rental fee, Private (English-speaking) guide, Entrance to Murakamiya mochi rice-cake store matcha/wagashi set,
Entrance to Dainichi Nyorai Temple, Kamaboko fishcake and Insurance.
Not included: Extra: hair-arranging with kimono rental (+ 500 yen), Any additional food and drinks, Anything not included in the above 'included' list