Visit to Japan of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, Queen of Denmark, and His Royal Highness the Prince Consort

(Announcement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

October 8, 2004

Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, Queen of Denmark, and His Royal Highness the Prince Consort, accompanied by a suite, will pay a visit to Japan from November 15 to 22, 2004, and will stay as State Guest to Japan from November 15 to 19, 2004.

During their stay in Japan, the Queen and the Prince Consort will make a State Call on Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan.

Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress will host a State Dinner in honour of the Queen and the Prince Consort.

The Government of Japan sincerely welcomes the visit of the Queen and the Prince Consort, which will further strengthen the friendly relations existing between Japan and the Kingdom of Denmark.

Provisional Itinerary

November 15 (Mon) Morning Arrival at Narita International Airport
November 16 (Tue) Morning Welcoming Ceremony
State Call
Evening State Dinner
November 17 (Wed) Evening Return Reception
November 18 (Thu)   Visit to Local Area
November 19 (Fri) Morning Farewell Call
Visit to Okinawa
November 22 (Mon) Morning Departure from Naha Airport
Afternoon Departure from Fukuoka Airport
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