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Contributor: Kyodo News JBN
Monday, June 19 2017 - 15:00
Chiba Prefecture Produces Guidebook, Promotion Video on Tourism in Chiba
CHIBA, Japan, June 19, 2017 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/ --

The Chiba Prefectural Government has produced a guidebook and promotion video 
on tourism in Chiba in an effort to attract to the prefecture inbound tourists, 
whose number is expected to increase as the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are 
scheduled to be held in 2020.

The guidebook introduces 30 sightseeing routes using public transportation 
systems and about 250 tourist spots in Chiba Prefecture.



Prefectural government officials have expressed hope that as many people as 
possible will visit and sightsee in Chiba, fully using information carried in 
the guidebook.

1. Content
The guidebook introduces a wide variety of information on tourism in Chiba,
including sightseeing routes along the Pacific coast of the southern Boso
Peninsula that will be the venue for the surfing event of the 2020 Games and
those through which visitors can enjoy traveling on local trains as well as 
recommended photo spots.

2. E-reader guidebook: "Perfect Guide CHIBA JAPAN Perfect Guide for Tourists"

3. Promotion video website
(1) Welcome to CHIBA! Perfect Guide for Tourists (full version)

(2) Special page dedicated to information on Chiba on "DiGJAPAN!" -- Shobunsha
 Publications, Inc.'s information website for inbound tourists

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Source: Tourism Planning Division, Chiba Prefectural Government