The Official Tourism Site of Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan
The Matsumoto Welcomes You website has been renewed and is now Visit Matsumoto (! We are still working on fixing a few problems and you may notice some links do not work yet. We will fix them as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Site Policy and Administration


This site is largely produced by volunteers living in and around Matsumoto City.
These people have an 'on the ground' knowledge of the area want to help you make your stay in or travel through Matsumoto a rich experience.

If you have any ideas, suggestions or contributions that you believe could help improve this site, please either contact the webmaster or leave them as comments in the Guest's Blog.

Privacy Policy

This site provides the opportunity to submit your own comments about Matsumoto.
You should not submit any information private to you or anyone else to appear on this site.

All comments posted here are treated as 'for public display'.

Any communications with the site administrator will be treated as confidential unless agreed to be otherwise.


This site is written by volunteers and we can not assure you that it is always correct and up to date, nor that services mentioned here fulfil their responsibilities to the public.
As such, personal caution and risk prevention is the responsibility of the visitors of this site. We can't guarantee services, availability or accuracy of anything herein as these things are beyond our control.

We endeavour to provide insights, experience and help that will make your time in Matsumoto as enjoyable and rich as possible.
Though we try to be very accurate, the volunteer nature of this site limits our ability to continually monitor its complete accuracy.

Linking etc.

There is no need to inform us before or after linking to this website.
If you would like us to link to your site, then please advise the webmaster as to the address and nature of your site for consideration.
Feel free to use the following banner:

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If you have any concerns about this site or if you have content you would like to contribute or other queries, please contact the .