- INFORMATION FOR MEDIA & TRAVEL AGENTS
The state of emergency that was declared within Aichi Prefecture to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infections has been lifted. Nevertheless, please come visit Aichi Prefecture again once the novel coronavirus reaches a conclusion and it is possible to travel safely.
Travel from the new Reiwa era into the Warring States period with this fun family event on November 10th, 2019. There's lots to look forward to, with the March of the Samurai Lords, matchlock gun firings, falconry shows, food booths, and more! See times and locations for this year on the updated event page below.
Introducing the Easy-to-Use App “Aichi Free Wi-Fi Connect” As part of creating a travel-friendly environment for foreign visitors, Aichi Prefecture has released an application (hereafter “app”) in multiple languages that allows travelers to easily connect to free Wi-Fi. With this app, Aichi Prefecture hopes to help foreign visitors experience a stress-free stay, to provide access to safety information in times of disaster, and to generally encourage the steady increase of overseas visitors. Start Date: September 20th, 2019 (Friday) from 10:00 AM Intended Users: Foreign Travelers to Japan Target OS: Android *: Currently in the application process with Apple to make the app available for iOS users. More information will be released as soon as approval has been obtained. Supported Languages: English, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Korean, Thai, Japanese How to Use: From Google Play, download the “Kokosil” app, and select “AICHI Free Wi-Fi Connect.” To take full advantage of available wi-fi, it is also recommended to download both the “Japan Connected-Free Wi-Fi” and “TRAVEL JAPAN Wi-Fi” apps. Usage Cost: Free *: Please note that data costs incurred when downloading the app are the responsibility of the user.