360°TOHOKU & TOKYO film is a project that gathers and presents the must-see wonders of Tokyo and Tohoku area.
This short movie presents festivals in Aomori.
The brandsite is here.
About Nebuta festival...
The traditional fire festival called ”Nebuta”is hold in 8/2-8/7 every year and the number of visitors reach 3 milion.
Anyone can participate in the festival if you wear the traditional costume.
In 1980,the festival was desinged as a "Important Intangible Cultural Property"in Japan.
About Sanno festival
Sanno festival hold at Hie shrine that is one of the three biggest festivals in Japan is traditional and powerful festival.
Every other year, Tokyo is filled with the over-300m-parade in Shinko festival that is the grand ceremony of Sanno festival.
In the center of Tokyo ,please enjoy the experience as if you do time travel to Edo.
Check the festivals :
http://www.tenkamatsuri.jp/ (Japanese version only)
Please use the special fare designed for overseas visitors
that is good deal to travel from Tokyo to Tohoku.
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