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April 2018 – A 10 day Japanese festive and cultural experience to Hitachi and Tokyo.  Open to residents of Tauranga City and surrounding areas, this unique tour will showcase Tauranga’s sister city “Hitachi City” and give you a taste of traditional and modern Japan and its culture.

2018 will be the 30th Anniversary of the sister city relationship and anyone going will be in for a treat.

It includes 2 nights hotel and 3 nights hosted accommodation in Hitachi City with 2 nights hotel in Tokyo.  In Hitachi you will experience the incredible hospitality of Japan and many aspects of Japanese culture.  You will take part in the famous Hitachi Sakura Festival as a guest of the city with the opportunity to enter the road race (from 2km to half marathon).  Your Tokyo experience will take you to the old and the modern areas of Japan’s largest city.  Warm hospitality, delicious food in one of most interesting countries in the world.  Come and join us!!

The tour will be escorted by a Japanese speaking staff member of Lets Homestay.  Tour participants must be aged 20 and over.  Application deadline is 15th December 2017.

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