Ibaraki5-6 Jul. 2020

Places of interest

Daigo Town・Fukuroda Falls
Daigo Town・Fukuroda Falls

The Torch Relay in Ibaraki will start in the city of Kashima, one of the football competition venues, and will journey through the Rokko, northern and central areas of the prefecture, making its way to the city of Mito where a celebration will take place at the end of the first day. On the second day, the Torch Relay will leave from the city of Koga, travelling across the western and southern parts of the prefecture, arriving in the city of Tsukuba for a celebration.

The highlights of the Torch Relay in Ibaraki will include: the Fukuroda Falls, one of Japan’s three great waterfalls; the Ryujin big suspended bridge, the highest bungee jumping site in Japan (100 metres high); and Lake Kasumigaura, the second largest lake in Japan, known for its magnificent scenery and the traditional hobikibune sailing vessels.



DAY15 Jul.

  • Kashima City
  • Hitachinaka City ・ Oarai Town
  • Daigo Town
  • Hitachi City
  • Hitachiota City
  • Kasama City
  • Mito City

Celebration site:Mito City

DAY26 Jul.

  • Koga City
  • Joso City・ Bando City
  • Ushiku City
  • Ryugasaki City
  • Tsuchiura City
  • Tsukuba City

Celebration site:Tsukuba 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.