Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Comes to Karuizawa Town


Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay will come to Karuizawa Town on Thursday, April 1!

The Organizing Committee of the Games has announced that the torch relay will be broadcast live on the Internet every day during the torch relay period as a countermeasure against new coronavirus infection. Please click here to view the live Internet broadcast.

<Live Internet Broadcast

Term Date

April 1, 2021 (Thursday)

2. Route

Fuetsu Park Ice Arena (8:19) – Yukawa Furusato Park (8:52)

Traffic regulations

Traffic regulations will be enforced from around 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the following locations in conjunction with the torch relay.
National Highway: From Minami-Karuizawa (traffic light) to the Barijuku branch of the Route 18 Bypass
Town road: From Kazakoshi Koen-mae (traffic light) to Shiozawa (traffic light)

<Click on the image above to open the PDF file>.

Click here for the Karuizawa Town Hall page regarding the same information.

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