Coronavirus leads to tour cancellations at Japanese whisky distilleries

COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the world. Japan in particular has been in the spotlight for the government’s poor handling of a ship quarantine. Pretty much anything that involves gathering people together is seeing an impact. Japanese distillery tours included!

If you’ve seen our Japan distillery map, you’ll notice that many are marked as being open to the public. Ordinarily that would be the case, but in light of COVID-19, several distilleries have announced that they will be temporarily suspending tours. Let’s have a look:

Last updated March 2, 8:30PM JST

I will keep this list updated as I learn more. Hopefully everyone stays safe and healthy!

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