Website Policy / Terms of Use

  • The Iwate Prefecture Tourism Web Portal, Iwate Travel (hereinafter referred to as “the Website”), is a website operated by Iwate Prefecture and the Iwate Prefecture Tourism Association (hereinafter referred to as “the Association”).
  • We assume no responsibility for any loss or damage caused by the use of the Website.
  • While every effort is made to ensure that the information on the Website is accurate and up-to-date, we assume no responsibility for its accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or usefulness.
  • Please be sure to check the information yourself before departure.

Content on the Website

The content (text, images, videos, illustrations, etc.) on the Website is registered and updated by the operator, as well as municipalities and related organizations in Iwate Prefecture that have been approved by the operator.


The copyrights to individual content on the Website, including text, images, videos, and illustrations, are owned by the Association or the content providers. The reproduction or reuse of this content without permission is prohibited, except where permitted under copyright law, such as in cases of “quotation.”


If you find any errors or other inaccuracies in the content of the Website, please contact If you have any opinions or feedback regarding the content on the Website or tourism in Iwate, please contact

Recommended Environment

Security (SSL, etc.)

We use an encryption communication technology called “SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)” to ensure that users can send and receive data securely. SSL is a mechanism that protects communications over the Internet through mutual authentication employing digital signatures and encrypted communications. When personal information entered by the user is transmitted to the server, the communication is encrypted by SSL. Therefore, the user’s personal information cannot be read by external third parties. When you see a key symbol at the bottom of your browser, it means you are in SSL mode. There is no need to configure any special settings in your browser to use SSL. *However, older versions of browsers may not be able to display the Website.


The Website uses JavaScript to provide better service. If JavaScript is disabled, some navigation features and content within the Website may not function properly. Please enable JavaScript when using the Website.


Some of the Website’s content uses Flash® and Adobe® ReaderTM technologies. If you do not have the relevant plug-in, please click the button below to download and install the plug-in from Adobe’s download website. We strongly recommend that you use the latest version of the plug-in.