BT0089 Matsushima Town

Matsushima Bay Reconstruction Storytelling Cruise

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

While touring Matsushima Bay on a sightseeing boat, hear explanations about places affected by the 2011 tsunami, the evacuation conditions, and the state of reconstruction.
1, Matsushima ⇔ Matsushima (A course: 50 minutes, B course: 30 minutes)
2, Matsushima ⇔ Shiogama (50 minutes)
* Storytelling is for 25 to 20 minutes. If there is a request, the storytelling can be made available for 50 minutes.

What we want to tell through the experiences of BOSAI Tourism Contents

Explanation about necessary preparations to reduce damage from disasters and why damage was lighter in Matsushima. It was not just because of topography, but was also due to to a quick evacuation. Also covers the importance of connections among people. *Remembering that we cannot take our lives for granted.

Minimum capacity

From 2 people

Maximum capacity

300 people. (If greater than 300 participants, will use multiple ships)

Fee (Per person or per activity) for BOSAI Tourism Contents

[Individual] Adult: 1,500 yen, Child: 750 yen
[Group] Elementary school student: 680 yen, Student (junior high school, high school, university): 1,050 yen

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

30-50 minutes. Dependent on the course.

Disaster Categories

Earthquake / Tsunami

Disaster phases of the contents

Disaster preparedness / Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Reconstruction



How to implement BOSAI Tourism Contents

Lecture tour

Organization Names

Marubun Matsushima Kisen Co., Ltd.