Study Tour to Toyota City and Mitake Town for the Diplomatic Corps in Japan

November 19, 2015

  1. 1. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan will organize a Study Tour with Toyota City and Mitake Town for the diplomatic corps in Japan on November 25 and 26.

    2. These regional study tours are held every year by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs together with local governments in order to showcase regional attractions such as culture and industries for diplomats in Japan.

    3. During this Study Tour, the diplomatic corps are scheduled to visit industry and environment related facilities in Toyota City, and history and culture related facilities in Mitake Town in order to deepen their understanding of Toyota City and Mitake Town.

    4. Expected participants:
    20 diplomats from 16 countries
    Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Colombia, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Fiji, Guatemala, Kenya, Namibia, Palau, Russia, Samoa, Saudi Arabia and Uganda

    (Reference) Tentative Itinerary

    November 25 : Toyota Kaikan Museum, Toyota Motor Corporation Plant Tour and Toyota Ecofultown
    November 26 : Mitake-juku Sun-sun Square, Ohterasan Ganko Temple, Nakasendo Mitake-kan, Takeya Family Merchant House, Mitake Hanazushi, Nakasendo and Gukei Temple