Other Sightseeing Spots in Tokushima Area

  • Uzunomichi Promenade (Tokushima Prefecture)
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    Tokushima Prefecture Naruto City Naruto-cho (in Naruto Park)
    Uzunomichi Promenade is located around 60 minutes by bus from JR Tokushima Station. The promenade extends out over the sea, under the Ohnaruto Bridge, for 450 meters. Opened in 2000, this is one of Tokushima’s best known tourist attractions. Glass-floored sections have been installed at four locations along the Promenade, so that visitors can view the strong tides and roaring whirlpools in the sea below. The observation gallery at the far end of the Promenade makes use of the space provided by one of the Bridge girders to enable visitors to walk right round and get a 360-degree view; visitors can experience the impressive whirlpools from a spot 45 meters above the water.

    This spot is within 5 minutes walking distance from the park Naruto. After passing the entrance, you need to take another 5-minute walk in the half-outdoor aisle to get to the viewpoint. The view...

  • Senjojiki Observation Deck
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    Senjojiki Observation Deck is located in Naruto Park, near the entrance to the Uzunomichi promenade, and directly in front of the Onaruto Bridge. This is a great place for viewing the spectacular Onaruto Bridge. There are souvenir shops and restaurants nearby.

    兵庫県淡路島と徳島県をつなぐ大鳴門橋が一望できる展望台です。大鳴門橋のたもとにある鳴門公園の敷地内にありました。大きな駐車場もあったので、車をとめてゆっくり景色を楽しむことができました。天気も良かったのでよい景色でした。

  • Oku-Iya Double Vine Bridge
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    Tokushima Pref. Miyoshishi Higashiya Tube production 620
    The Heike clan built this bridge about 800 years ago in order to get access to their horse-riding grounds in Mt. Tsurugi for training. It is also called the “male bridge, female bridge” and the “couple’s bridge” as there are two vine bridges which run in parallel beside each other. Immediately upstream of the female bridge, there is a “wild monkey” rope bridge where you traverse the valley by pulling the rope manually—it will be a valuable experience.
  • Omotegoten Garden of Old Tokushima Castle
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    This garden was designated by the national government as a Place of Scenic Beauty in 1941. It was built as the garden for the living room and the front drawing room of the Hachisuka clan, the lords of the former Tokushima domain. Landscaped by military commander and master of the tea ceremony Ueda Soko, the famous garden conveys the style of the Momoyama period. It includes two different gardens: a Karesansui garden which uses only gravels, rocks and trees to express nature and a Tsukiyama-sensui garden with rocks representing mountains and actual pond filled with water. The Karesansui garden is a Kansho-shiki garden, designed to be enjoyed from a single perspective. On the other hand, the Tsukiyama-sensui garden is a Chisen kaiyu-shiki garden, which allows visitors to enjoy the view while strolling along a path around the pond.
  • Udatsu Townscape
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    Tokushima Pref. Mimashi Wakimachi South town
    First established as the castle town of Waki Castle, this townscape developed as center for the indigo trade​. Many of the machiya (town houses) feature tile-roofed and plastered udatsu (short pillars for supporting a ridgepole) on both ends of their roofs. The streets, which retain the scenery of Japan’s early modern and modern period, are lined with 85 traditional buildings built between the mid Edo period to the early Showa period, with most being built around the Meiji period. Every October, the neighborhood holds the Udatsu Festival. The townscape has been selected as one of Japan’s 100 Best Roads as well as an Important Preservation District for Groups of Traditional Buildings.
  • Udatsu Old Street
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    Tokushima Mima-gun Tsurugi Cho Sadamitsu Cho
  • Kawaguchi Dam Lake
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    Tokushima Naka-gun Nakacho Hachi Kubo
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    Tokushima Pref. Tokushimashi Bizanchou
  • Rokujizo Observation Deck
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    Tokushima Yoshinogawa Kawashimacho Gaku
  • Kyoei Bridge
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    Tokushima Naruto-shi
  • Iwanohananotembodai
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    Tokushima Pref. Yoshinogawashi Kawashimachoukawashima Shiroyama 136-1
  • Yoshinogawa Bridge
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    Tokushima Tokushima-shi Kamisuketocho
  • Chi Iori Trust
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-shi Higashiiya Tsurui
  • O Chaen Observation Deck
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    Tokushima Naruto-shi Narutocho Tosadomariura
  • Yoshinogawa Bypass
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    Tokushima Tokushima-shi Higashi-yoshinocho Kawauchicho
  • Fukui Dam
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    Tokushima Anan-shi Fukuicho
  • Miyagawauchi Dam
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    Tokushima Awa-shi Donaricho Donaricho Miyagawauchi Hirama
  • Matsuogawa Dam
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-shi
  • Waka Miyatani Dam
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-shi Higashiiya Ichiu
  • Nagoro Dam
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-shi Higashiiya Sugeoi

Tokushima Areas

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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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