Tour Code : AA239 ( 2 days )

Watch Omagari National Fireworks Competition 2017 from Reserved Stand!

Visit Chuson-ji Temple in Hiraizumi, the World Heritage Site.

Omagari National Fireworks Competition(Photo by Ono Koichi)  (Image)
  • Omagari National Fireworks Competition(Photo by Ono Koichi)  (Image)
    Omagari National Fireworks Competition(Photo by Ono Koichi) (Image)
  • Omagari National Fireworks Competition(Photo by Ono Koichi)  (Image)
    Omagari National Fireworks Competition(Photo by Ono Koichi) (Image)
  • Hiraizumi Chuson-ji Temple(Image)
    Hiraizumi Chuson-ji Temple(Image)


◆Omagari National Fireworks Competition has been held since 1910 (the late Meiji period). It is Japan's top fireworks competition to which only the top pyrotechnists are invited from all over Japan. Do not miss this opportunity to watch the competition!


Day 1Shinjuku (Meet [6:50])bus<Expressway※Travel time is about 8 to 9 hours by bus.>busOmagari (Watch The 91th Omagari National Fireworks Competition from reserved stand for 180 min./Start from about 17:00 to 22:45)bus Ichinoseki (Stay overnight.) ※Arrival time will be around 1:30am.
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 0
Accommodation : Chisun Inn Iwate Ichinoseki Interor a similar hotel
Day 2Ichinoseki busChuson-ji Temple (Stroll for 90 min.※Additional fee for Konjikido Golden Hall is required./800 JPY per person.)bus<Expressway※Travel time is about 8-hour drive by bus.>busShinjuku (Disband [Scheduled 19:00])
Breakfast : 1 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 0
Accommodation :

Departures & Prices

Departure PlaceDeparture DateTour Price
per person
1 room for 1 personshared by 2


Meeting placeGoogle Maps


Aug. 26,

12 or older
JPY 42,900JPY 42,900
6 to 11
JPY 42,900JPY 42,900
3 to 5
JPY 42,900JPY 11,000
Tour Status


Region(s)Akita, Iwate
Duration2 days
  • English
  • Chinese
(For the actual tour language of your preferred departure day, please look at the booking form. If you make a booking within 7 days to the departure, we may not be able to arrange your preferred language support. In such case, you will be guided by Japanese speaking tour director with an itinerary in your preferred language.)
The Scope of Language SupportA 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 operation25 persons
*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 booking1 persons
  • Chisun Inn Iwate Ichinoseki Interor a similar hotel
  • 1 room for 1~2 persons.
Meal(s)Breakfast : 1 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 0
Items includedExpenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes.
* None of the expenses will be refunded even though the items concerned are not used by a participant for personal reasons.
Items not includedExpenses for transportation, meal(s), admission fee(s) not specified in the itinerary, personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry or beverages etc.) and optional tour fees.
Items included in "Infant price"Bus seat, hotel facility fee (※Meals and bedding are NOT included.)
  • ※Heavy congestion is expected in Omagari Fireworks Competition. In order to avoid congestion, the bus will be parked in a parking lot about 3.5 km away from the entrance of the venue (It will take about 50 minutes from the parking lot due to the congestion). Also, it may take another 30~40 minutes to get to your seat from the entrance depending on the congestion level. We have to ask you to keep your ticket with you always, as only ticket holders can enter the venue.
  • In case if the fireworks competition is cancelled due to the natural disaster like storm or after earthquake, we will inform you this matter a day before the event. Please let us know your phone number while staying in Japan if possible. If the cancellation is made after the tour departs, the tour will continue and will visit other places or you will go directly to the hotel. In this case, there will be a refund of a stand seat fee. However, it is to be noted that fireworks competition will be held unless the rain is too heavy.
  • 2 single rooms might be provided in some cases to those who made a reservation with 1 room for 2 participants.
  • Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended.
  • According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed.
  • Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he does not gives you the detailed information of visiting places.
  • We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic, weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control.
  • If we have to cancel the tour for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail.
  • The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot.
  • (Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.) Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement. Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.
  • Charge for change or cancellation

How to Reserve

Check the "Tour Conditions" on the link below and click "Next Step" button for booking.

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