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Trace the steps of famous poet Takuboku Ishikawa
during the 76 days he spent in Kushiro

Historic Tour around the Home of Poet Takuboku Ishikawa

Famous poet Takuboku Ishikawa came to live in Kushiro in 1908. While his stay was only 76 days, there are several monuments in Kushiro that trace the steps of his memorable life as a newspaper reporter and poet.

Tour Information

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Operation period JUN 15, 2019 - OCT 31, 2019
Operator Kushiro Tourism & Convention Association
Capacity 20
Minimum participants req. 2
Tour guide Provided
Departure time 9:00AM 1:30PM
Duration 3 hours
Requirements / Notes Departure/Arrival point: ・Kushiro Tourism and International Relations Center
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Price & Payment

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Price Adult/Child: JPY2,500
Price includes Tour guide, Insurance
Cancellation policy -
Payment On-site payment

What to bring

  • The entire tour is on foot. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes suitable for walking.

Additional info

  1. 1. A guide will accompany with you for the whole tour.
    2. You may be accompanied by other guests on this tour.
    3. The tour may be subject to change due to unavoidable circumstances such as weather conditions.
    4. Payment will be processed on the day of the tour. Please pay at the meeting point.


Takuboku Ishikawa image monument, 1 Chome-2 Yonemachi, Kushiro, Hokkaido