Other Natural Terrain Spots in Tokushima Area

  • Awa no Dochu
    Travel / Tourism
    Tokushima Pref. Awashi Awachousakuranoka
    Located an approximately 15-minute drive from the Wakicho Interchange or Awa Parking Area on the Tokushima Expressway, it has a unique landscape characterized by distinctive pillars of soil formed by the erosion of the gravel bed. In addition to Hatogatake designated a national natural monument, the topography consists of five peaks including Tachibanadake, Mushirodake, Furodake and Torodake, and it is one of the world's three largest with the Rocky Mountains in the United States and the Earth Pyramids of South Tyrol in Italy. With a promenade and an observation deck in the vicinity, it is possible to look out from various angles. It is also illuminated in the nighttime.
  • Tenkirinotaki
    Travel / Tourism
    Tokushima Pref. Nakagunnakachou Kitouoriu River Pond
  • Tachikawa Valley
    Travel / Tourism
    Tokushima Katsuura-gun Katsuuracho Tanano
  • Tonokawauchi Valley
    Travel / Tourism
    Tokushima Katsuura-gun Kamikatsucho Ikumi
  • Nishinosawa
    Travel / Tourism
    Tokushima Kaifu-gun Kaiyocho

Tokushima Areas


The southeastern corner of Shikoku is home to Tokushima prefecture, a region celebrated for its luscious nature and the nation's favorite Awa Odori, an energetic dance to which an annual summer festival has been dedicated. Keeping the upbeat tempo, whirlpools excite the Naruto sea off Tokushima, while inland, dramatic cliffs line the Iya Valley, promising unrivaled views of vast and vibrant scenery.

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