Nagasaki8-9 May 2020

Places of interest

Shimabara City・Shimabara Castle
Shimabara City・Shimabara Castle
Nagasaki City・Peace Park
Nagasaki City・Peace Park

The Torch Relay in Nagasaki will start in the city of Minamishimabara, making its way to the city of Nagasaki where a celebration will take place at the end of the first day. On the second day, the Torch Relay will leave from the town of Nagayo, arriving in the city of Sasebo for a celebration.

The highlights of the Torch Relay in Nagasaki will include: the remote islands of Tsushima, Iki and Goto; the Kashiragashima Church in the town of Shinkamigoto, registered as a world heritage site; and Shimabara Castle in the city of Shimabara, featuring the grand architecture in the style of the early Edo Era. The Torch Relay will also visit historical sites such as the Peace Park in Nagasaki City.



DAY18 May

  • Minamishimabara City
  • Shimabara City
  • Unzen City
  • Iki City
  • Shinkamigoto Town
  • Isahaya City
  • Omura City
  • Nagasaki City

Celebration site:Nagasaki City

DAY29 May

  • Nagayo Town
  • Togitsu Town
  • Saikai City
  • Goto City
  • Tsushima City
  • Matsuura City
  • Hirado City
  • Saza Town
  • Sasebo City

Celebration site:Sasebo City

The relay route, the municipalities where the torch relay will travel through and their order, the celebration site and other information provided above (especially the order of the municipalities the torch relay will visit) are subject to change.