Activate in ISHINOMAKI

Let’s walk around TOHOKU
with a free SIM card

Service Overview

  • Connect by a smartphone
  • Connect to information
  • Connect with ISHINOMAKI

"ISHINOMAKI TRAVEL SIM" is a free internet service with the SIM card provided by ISHINOMAKI city to foreign travelers visiting Japan.
* the period of use and number of cards are limited.

  • Free internet access, bundled with 1GB for 3 days.
  • Information of ISHINOMAKI city’s sightseeing spots and gourmet and more.
  • In addition, good-value services at affiliated stores in ISHINOMAKI
Welcome to ISHINOMAKI city!
Although our city, ISHINOMAKI, has suffered the serious damage by Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011, we have been steadily restoring and reconstructing while being assisted by the warm support of many people from around the world.
Today, many foreign travelers visit us and enjoy the scenery, food, culture, and the natural features of beautiful SANRIKU coast.
"ISHINOMAKI TRAVEL SIM," a free sim card for foreign travelers visiting Japan, provided by ISHINOMAKI City, is a way for us to modestly express our "feeling of gratitude" and “hospitality."
Please set the "ISHINOMAKI TRAVEL SIM" on your smartphone and fully enjoy the Northeast of Japan.

How to Use

The service is ready as soon as you plug in and complete the following steps for the SIM card:

  • Set the SIM card into the smartphone.
  • Access to our website to sign up.
  • Start using!

The second city of Michinoku Miyagi, ISHINOMAKI City.
Embracing the fertile lands of Kitakami river and the world's third largest fishing grounds just off the coast of Kinkasan, ISHINOMAKI city is a treasure house of natural rich food. With the seasonal highlights of beautiful scenery, as well as the facilities and events bountiful in variety, there is plenty to see and to do in ISHINOMAKI.
Looking forweard to seeing you with "a spirit of hospitality"!!

Where to Get

You can get the SIM card at major facilities and some accommodation facilities in ISHINOMAKI city.
* The availability depends on each facility.

Ishinomaki tourist association (ISHINOMAKI City) Ishinonmaki city office building 1st floor Kokucho 14-1, ISHINOMAKI-city, Miyagi Prefecture
ISHINOMAKI MANGATTAN MUSEUM(Ishinomori Manga Museum) Nakaze 2-7, ISHINOMAKI-city, Miyagi Prefecture
ISHINOMAKI Community&Info Center Chuo 2-8-11, ISHINOMAKI-city, Miyagi Prefecture
IRORI ISHINOMAKI Nittaya Bld.1st floor 2-10-2 Chuo Ishinomaki-city Miyagi Prefecture
Ishinomaki Cafe Kagikakko (ISHINOMAKI City) Ishinonmaki city office building 1st floor Kokucho 14-1, ISHINOMAKI-city, Miyagi Prefecture

Contact Us

For inquiries regarding the services, please contact the following.


Email address*

Content of inquiry*

* Privacy Policy

*For inquiries, we can only support Japanese and English.

  • "ISHIMOMAKI TRAVEL SIM" service(hereinafter referred to as This Service) is only for foreign travelers visiting ISHINOMAKI from abroad, but not for the people who are living in Japan.
  • The use of SIM card requires to be activated at our website. The internet access will be available after the activation completed. For instructions, please check the enclosed leaflet with SIM card.
  • During the activation, , you need an internet access, so please use FREE WiFi at the location where you get the SIM card.
  • SIM card is exclusively for data communication in Japan, but no Voice call, SMS.
  • You can use up to 1GB for 3 days started by the activated day.
  • This Service is no longer available by either over the limit of the period or the data capacity.
  • This Service may not be available depending on the model of the smartphone.
  • This Service is a best effort based service and does not guarantee a certain communication speed and the actual coverage.
  • The communication speed may be lowered depending on the devices, the setting status, the network congestion, the protocols and so on.
  • This Service does not guarantee the operation of all applications and services