From 23rd November to 24th November, HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino visited Nagasaki and Saga Prefecture. On 23rd November, HIH Princess Kiko visited Peas Park in Nagasaki City with HRH Princess Laurentien of the Kingdom of Netherland and offered flowers to the memorial cenotaph for the Atomic Bomb Victims.
On 24th November, HIH Princess Kiko and HRH Princess Laurentien visited the facility of ceramics in Arita Town, Saga Prefecture.
On that day, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishino and HRH Princess Laurentien attended the opening ceremony of the bridge between the site of Dejima and the other side took place in Nagasaki City, Nagasaki Prefecture. Dejima was the Dutch trading post notable for being the single place of direct trade and exchange between Japan and the outside world during the 17th – 19th century.