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Selectable “Omotenashi ” Programs (Hands-on Programs)

Specially recommended tours by the Sendai Tourist Information Desk!
Please enjoy Sendai through city tours or cultural experiences to your heart’s content. (Select one from the following three programs)

(1) City Walking Tour
A local guide will introduce you to downtown Sendai. Why not try Sendai cuisine recommended by locals or cultural experiences such as making your own original kokeshi doll by painting them.
・Time and Date: 5/12 afternoon, 5/13 afternoon, 5/14 morning (tentative)
・Time Required (duration): 1.5 hours
・Capacity: 10 people / tour
・Languages: English and Chinese

(2) Japanese Cultural Experience
Sendai is famous for its Tanabata Festival. During the festival, paper decorations hanging from bamboo trees beautifully color the entire city. Try and make a colorful mini-tanabata decoration and take it home with you.
・Time and Date: 5/12 afternoon, 5/13 afternoon, 5/14 morning (tentative)
・Time Required (duration): 1.5 hours
・Capacity: 10 people / tour (first come, first served basis on the day)
・Languages: English and Chinese

(3) Interact with Locals
Why not enjoy takoyaki (octopus balls) and drinks with Sendai locals?
You may also have a chance to further interact with other runners after the race.
・Time and Date: 5/13 evening (tentative)
・Time Required (duration): 2 hours
・Capacity: 25 people
・Languages: English and Chinese

Mail: kei008080city.sendai.jp

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