Play samurai spirit in Fukushima
Have you ever seen a real samurai?
The spirit and culture of the samurai, thought to have been long lost, live on today in Fukushima. Here, a host of samurai in colorful armor gather just once per year to mount their horses and wave their flags as they charge before your very eyes.
Why not experience this revival of the samurai spirit together with some of the historical sites from which that spirit was born?
- Safety in Fukushima Prefecture
- Fukushima has been taking positive steps towards recovery since the 2011 Great East Japan Eathquake. We have a website detailing radiation levels across the prefecture. Please browse from here. We hope that you will feel assured that you can enjoy Fukushima.
The third biggest prefecture in Japan situated in the south of the "Tohoku" region in the Northern part of the Japanese main island of Honshu. Around 90 minutes from Tokyo by Shinkansen or 3 hours by car. A modern prefecture that embraces educational school trips which many students want to experience.