BT0211 Soma City

Tour about the recovery of Soma City

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

A video will explain about the damage in Some City caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake and the reconstruction projects that have been carried out since then. A guide will take you to the coastal areas that were heavily damaged, newly constructed reconstruction facilities, and other places where you can learn about the Great East Japan Earthquake and its aftermath. The tour can be customized according to request.

Model tour (example)
A guide will take you on the bus to visit the city (an additional lecture for about 25 minutes is possible)
Soma City Disaster Mitigation Storage Warehouse → Osu Coast → Isobe Fisheries Processing Facility → 2011 Tsunami and Earthquake Victims Memorial Halls→ Fishery Facility → Matsukawaura

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

If an evacuation order is given, evacuate immediately and protect your life. Our goal is to let people remember the Great East Japan Earthquake by seeing and understanding Soma City's situation in the direct aftermath and during reconstruction. We want the visitors to pass on what they learned about Soma's situation after the earthquake and how the city is heading towards recovery.

Minimum capacity

10 people

Maximum capacity

About 100 people (please inquire)

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

Guide fee: Free (Guide will join you on the bus)
Eyewitness lecture: 2,000 yen per group

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

About 2 hours

Disaster Categories

Earthquake / Tsunami

Disaster phases of the contents

Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Reconstruction


General / Voluntary organizations for disaster prevention / Local Authorities / Enterprises Elementary / junior high and high schools / University students / Educators / NPOs and NGOs / All

How to implement BOSAI Tourism Contents

Lecture / Lecture tour

Organization Names

2011 Tsunami and Earthquake Victims Memorial Halls of Soma City