The Japanese Ministry of Tourism 観光庁 (links at the bottom of this page) has released a special promotion campaign for Niigata and Yamagata Prefectures, who suffered a loss of tourists after the 18th June's earthquake.
Now that the regions are perfectly back to normal, several travel companies and airlines are launching promotional offers to encourage people coming again in those beautiful regions
Coupons & Special Offers list:
JR East : Up to 50% discount on travel packages and products bearing the mention : "お先にトクだ値スペシャル"
JAL (Japan Airlines): 2000 yens discount on products that qualify for the "応援割" promotion code
ANA (All Nippon Airways): Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Shonai (SYO) flights starting from 8000 yens
Jetstar: The low-cost company is opening flights starting from 1st August, from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Shonai Airport (SYO), for flights starting from 4900 yens !
Peach Aviation: 20% discount on baggage and seat registering fees
Fuji Dream Airlines: Travel tours from Nagoya to Shonai Region (arrival in Yamagata Airport)
It's the moment to come to Tsuruoka!
Grab one of those offers and come see the wonders of the city mother of the Three Sacred Mountains of Dewa!
Ministry of Tourism's press release: https://www.mlit.go.jp/kankocho/news04_000164.html?fbclid=IwAR2PHGATHn4lfKMuNfmnL_z-MxXcuGhSEfFMg-YlhkeLks8vNNU82EiTCXc