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BT0099 Kesennuma City
Staff will talk about damage from the tsunami, issues related to reconstruction, and the current state of the town and recovery while walking around the tsunami-affected area with participants.
A basic course: walking around an area that still has not been reconstructed after the tsunami hit, focusing on the Hashikami area in Kesennuma City to Kouyou High School in Kesennuma City.
Please contact us for special trips to visit other areas such as Minamisanriku Town and Rikuzentakata City.
Pros and cons of preserving disaster-affected buildings and facilities in order to convey the lesson of the Great East Japan Earthquake; issues in towns where reconstruction has not progressed; the height and frightening power of a tsunami; the kindness of people in the disaster area; examples of successful as well as failed reconstruction support; current recovery efforts
Field trip only: 2,000 yen
This program is provided for free to overnight guests at Guesthouse "Kakehashi" (For reference: from 3,500 yen per night)
For 2 hours from 14:00 to 16:00 (Normally, this program is run every single day.) Please contact us to request other times.
Earthquake / Tsunami
Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Reconstruction
Specified Nonprofit Organization Cloud JAPAN