Welcome to Matsushima, one of the best 3 picturesque sites in Japan.
It is very popular among the tourists for the breath-taking seaside view and its historical heritages.
We have handpicked a few attractions to highlight.
Please enjoy a day trip from our hotel!
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JulySparrow Dance Festival
A special stage and a grand stand are to be installed at the festival venue, which stretches 200m long east from Sendai station, and it ends up with everyone dancing crazy, even spectators mingling together with the locals.
This is the official website of the biggest Tanabata festival in Japan, which has been long-cherished since the days of Masamune Date. Useful information about the festival such as; how to make Tanabata ornaments, is posted for your convenience.
Oct.Michinoku YOSAKOI Festival
This active and dynamic festival invites everyone to dance in a free style, in a creative costumes. Only rules are to dance with a Naruko, a bamboo castanet in your hand and to adopt a verse of local folklore to the choreography.
It was launched in 1998 with only 12 teams under the slogan “Tohoku United,” and since then, it has developed into a exciting event with more than 250 teams to perform.
Dec.Sendai Light Pageant
Jinzenji street, a main road through Sendai city, is to be sparkled with 600,000 of light bulbs. This year’s theme is “The light of love leading to the future.” With 160 maple trees filled with light will shine up the city, which will be such an overwhelming view.