Prefecture 47 of 47
23 - 24 Aug.
The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay will be held from 12 August 2021 until 24 August 2021, during the transition period from the Olympic Games to the Paralympic Games. It will aim to create a festive atmosphere in the run-up to the Paralympic Games while maintaining the momentum generated by the Olympic Games.
Going forward, Tokyo 2020 will coordinate with the authorities in each prefecture regarding the detailed schedule of Flame lighting festivals, departure ceremonies and other ceremonies along the route of the Relay. More information will be available in due course.
As of September 28, 2020
Torch Relay Route
24 August 2020
- Nishitokyo City > Mitaka City > Fuchu City > Chofu City > Setagaya City
25 August 2020
- Chuo City > Minato City > Hibuya City
* The relay route, the municipalities the Torch Relay will travel through, the order in which it travels, the location of the Flame Celebration and any other information provided above are subject to change.
Places of Interest
On 24 August; the Torch Relay will travel through the Tama area, where people can enjoy a harmonious mix of nature and culture.
On 25 August the Torch Relay will travel through the areas of Chuo City, Minato City and Hibuya City, where state-of-the-art metropolises and old-fashioned locations sit side-by-side. Finally, the flame will arrive at the Paralympic Opening Ceremony.