【Official】Foreign tourists allowed from 10th of June (update : May 27, 2022)


Finally!!! We will resume accepting foreign tourists for the first time in two years. However, there are many conditions and other factors that have yet to be fully restored. Will provide details of this announcement.
*Please check the websites of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, etc., if you are actually going to travel to Japan.

mitigation policy

・Raise the total number of daily arrivals to 20,000 from June 1.
・Allow entry into countries with low positive rates “without inspection at the time of entry.
・Resume accepting tourists on escorted package tours from the 10th of next month.

Things still not changed

・Negative proof 72 hours prior to travel (Japanese format)
・Tours and independent travel without an escort are still not permitted.
・Wear masks everywhere (under discussion)


The government has decided to reopen the entry of foreign tourists, which had been stopped due to waterfront measures for the new coronas, from the 10th of next month.
The government has decided to limit the number of tourists to 98 countries and regions, and to ensure thorough measures against infection, the government will first limit the number of tourists to those on escorted tours.
Prime Minister Kishida gave a speech in Tokyo on the evening of March 26, and expressed his intention to resume accepting foreign tourists from the 10th of next month.
Regarding the border control measures for the new coronavirus, the government has decided to raise the maximum number of visitors per day from the current 10,000 to 20,000 starting next month, and the entry of tourists will be included in this limit.
The government will also include tourists in this quota. The 98 countries and regions that are considered to have the lowest risk according to the positive rate of the new strain are the United States, South Korea, China, and other countries.
Furthermore, in order to prevent the spread of infection, for the time being only escorted tours will be accepted.