The 10-member commission will be here April 2 to 8.
The panel will visit Tokyo April 14 to 20, Rio April 27 to May 3 and Madrid May 4 to 9.
The stay in each city has been extended from four days to seven.
The cities found out the dates at a meeting of Asian Olympic Committees going on in Bali.
Upon completion of the visits, the commission will prepare a report that will be issued one month before the IOC chooses the 2016 host Oct. 2, 2009. The cities will not be ranked in the report.
from the Trib