Aomori Tanaka Educational Academy
TEL+81-17-728-0121
12-1,Kanda,Yokouchi,
Aomori City,Aomori
030-0132 JAPAN

 Agricultural Experience in Aomori, Japan

It is seldom that you could use foreign currency in the stores or restaurants in Japan.
Also the place you could exchange the money or withdraw the money is very limited.
You could see the banks or the places you could exchange the money as below.

For Exchange

In April, 2011

Aomori Bank

Aomori Bank could take US dollar, British pound, Canadian dollar, Australian dollar and Euro for exchange. You could see the branches where you could exchange the money to yen as follows;

【Aomori City】
The central branch, Shinmachi branch
【Hirosaki Area】
Hirosaki branch
【Goshogawara Area】
Goshogawara branch
【Kennan Area】
Todawa branch, Hachinohe branch, Same branch, Misawa branch, Matshzonocho branch, Mutsu branch

http://www.a-bank.jp/contents/(Japanese·English)

Michinoku Bank

Michinoku Bank could take US Dollar, UK pound, Canadian dollar, Swiss franc, Swedish krona, Danish krone, Norwegian krone, Australian dollars, Hong Kong dollar, New Zealand dollar, Koran won, Euro, Singapore dollar for exchange. You could see the branches where you could exchange the money to yen as follows;

【Aomori Area 】
The central branch, Aomori, Furukawa, Namidate dori, Yaeda, Ishie, Aomori Minami, Tonyamachi, Namioka, Kominato, Kokudo, Asahicho, Kanazawa, Okidate, Sakaemachi, Namiuchi, Tsukuda, Sakuragawa, Tsutsui, Koyanagi, Koyanagi, Sannai, Kohama, Toyama, Shinjo and Asamushi
【Hirosaki Area】
Hirosaki branch, Shitadotemachi, Kamidotemachi, Joutou, Matsubara, Daigakubyoinmae, Katada, Nishi Hirosaki, Kamenokoumachi, Ishiwatari, Matsumorimachi, Iwaki
【Tsugaru Area】
Kuroishi, Goshogawara, Tsuruta, Kodomari, Kizukuri, Ajigasawa, Oowani, Hiraka, Matsushima, Kanagi, Itayanagi, Nakasato and Fukaura
【Kennan Area】
Misawa, Mutsu, Oominato, Oohata, Rokkasho, Noheji, Towada, Honami, Totetsuekibiru, Gonohe, Sannohe, Nanbu, Ooma, Yokohama, Okamisawa, Shichinohe and Tenmabayashi
【Hachinohe Area】
Hachinohe branch, Yanagimachi, Shirogane, Konakano, Nagayokocho, Shiroshita, Kawaragi, Nejou, Asahigaoka, Hachinohe Ekimae, Oosugitai, Tagadai and Ruike

http://www.michinokubank.co.jp/(Japanese·English)

Aomori Kokusai Hotel

They only take US dollar to exchange into yen.

http://www.kokusai-hotel.co.jp/ (Japanese Only)
1-6-18, Shinmachi, Aomori City Aomori 030-0801
TEL 017-722-4321

Hotel Aomori

They only take US dollar to exchange into yen.

http://www.hotelaomori.co.jp/ (Japanse·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese )
1-1-23, Tsutsumibashi, Aomori City Aomori 030-0812 
TEL.017-775-4141

Misawa Money Exchange Center

You may exchanges US dollar, Korean won, Hong Kong dollar to Japanese yen and also you may exchange Japanese yen to those foreign currencies. Also you may exchange Euro, UK pound, Singapore dollar, Thai baht, Chinese yuan, Australian dollar and Canadian dollar.

http://misawa.moneyexchange.jp/ (Japanese·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese·Russian )
2-64-201, Chuocho, Misawa City, Aomori 033-0001
TEL 0176-53-2251

The case you use Traveler’s check

In April, 2011

Japan Post Bank (Yucho Bank)

There are very little stores or restaurants you could use traveler’s check in Japan as well as foreign currencies. You need to change traveler’s checks to Japanese currency. Please check the following information where you could change.

Aomori branch
http://map.japanpost.jp/pc/syousai.php?id=300184001000 (Japanese Only)
1-7-24, Tsutsumimachi, Aomori City, Aomori 030-8799 Japan

Hachinohe branch
http://map.japanpost.jp/pc/syousai.php?id=300184006000 (Japanese Only)
4-25-9, Jouka , Hachinohe City, Aomori 031-8799 Japan

Withdrawing cash with credit card or cash card

In April, 2011

Japan Post Bank (Yucho Bank)

You may withdraw cash if you use ATM at Japan Post Bank.
Please follow the credit cards information as below;

VISA、VISAELECTRON、PLUS、MasterCard、Maestro、Cirrus、American Express、Diners Club、JCB、China Unionpay、DISCOVER

• Opening hours at ATM is different depending on the areas.
• You might not be able to use your credit card depending on the situation of your card. Please ask to the credit card company if you have a problem.

• There might be a service charge to withdraw the money. Please check with your credit card company for details.

http://www.jp-bank.japanpost.jp/ (Japanese·English)

About the use of currency at the int'l Airport

In April, 2011

We would introduce some exchange shops at the international airport.

Narita Airport

http://www.narita-airport.jp/jp/ (Japanese·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese)

You can exchange over 30 kinds of currency such as US dollar, Euro, UK pound, Korean won, HK dollar, Thai baht, Chinese yuen, Australian dollar, Canada dollar.

Haneda Airport

http://www.tokyo-airport-bldg.co.jp/ (Japanese·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese)

You can exchange over 30 kinds of currency such as US dollar, Euro, UK pound, Korean won, HK dollar, Thai baht, Chinese yuen, Australian dollar, Canada dollar and etc…

Chubu International Airport

http://www.centrair.jp/index.html (Japanese·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese)

You can exchange over 30 kinds of currency such as US dollar, Euro, UK pound, Korean won, HK dollar, Thai baht, Chinese yuen, Australian dollar, Canada dollar and etc …

Sendai Airport

http://www.sdj-airport.com/ (Japanese·English·Korean·Taiwanese·Chinese·Thai )

You can exchange 10 kinds of currency such as US dollar, Euro, UK pound, Korean won, HK dollar, Chinese yuen, Australian dollar, Canada dollar and etc…However, the foreign currency exchange machine can exchange Japanese Yen to foreign currency only after 3:00PM.

Aomori Airport

http://www.aomori-airport.co.jp/(Japanese Only )

There is no currency exchange at the airport.

We accept the consultation of your trip.

We accept the consultation for the person who are planning Green Tourism or school excursion in Aomori City.
·Arranging the itinerary and accepting the consultation for FREE.
·Sorts of arrangements for FREE.
·Introducing travel agents or farmer’s association for your farm-stay for FREE.

Aomori Chuo Gakuin University, International Exchange Center
Cooperation Members of Green Tourism in Aomori
Please contact us by e-mail.
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