Service Area Spots in Tokushima Area

  • Roadside Station Island Udatsu (Cafe&Souvenirs Aigura)
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    3.5
    45 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Mimashi Wakimachi Machinami (station address)
    A roadside station about 10 minutes by car on the Wakimachi Interchange. The facility is a renovated old storehouse, appearing to melt into the surrounding town of Udatsu with its Edo period atmosphere. The retail shop on the first floor sells products made in Tokushima Prefecture. The second floor has a free rest area and a cafe, where you can eat handmade ice cream and meals made with Awaodori chicken. “Mimakara” ice cream has local specialty Ao-togarashi spice that adds some spice to the sweetness. Walking around Yoshida Residence or the Udatsu streets of Wakimachi is recommended.

    休息や食事を摂れる道の駅です。うだつの町並みに隣接しているため、ここに車を置いて巡るのも良いですよ。

  • Roadside Station Daiku no Sato
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    3.5
    41 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Narutoshi Oasachouhinoki Higashiyamada 53
    This rest stop includes a “German Museum,” which provides information on the exchange between locals and German soldiers who were taken prisoner in WWI, and the “Kagawa Archives & Resource Center.” It’s located in Oasa Town, Naruto City, Tokushima Prefecture, where the first Japan performance of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony took place. The tourist center features shops with famous local goods and an area that serves light German-themed breakfasts. There’s also an information section that provides information on routes and local tourist spots.

    地元の野菜等と共に,ドイツの食材が手に入るのはありがたいです。ドイツのプレッツェルやソーセージなどが美味しかったです。

  • Roadside Station Shishikui Onsen
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    4.0
    31 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Kaifugunkaiyouchou Kubo Itatori 219-6
    This roadside station is notable for its Mosque-inspired architecture and its green roof. It is adjacent to a southern Europe-style resort hotel where visitors can use the hot spring spa. The station features a shop, restaurant, information counter, and a tourist information center. The Suginoko Market, a direct sales shop that offers local products from Kaiyo Town, was newly built on the grounds.

    While Shishikui beach is a popular site for local surfers, it’s also a great spot to enjoy a cup of local hand-made ice-cream from Shishikui Onsen Michinoeki. Shishikui Roadside Station is a place...

  • Roadside Station Oboke (Monster House and Stone Museum)
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    3.5
    21 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Miyoshishi Yamashirochoukamimyou 1553-1
    Roadside Station Oboke is located in Miyoshi City. Besides the Monster House and Stone Museum, which feature 70 monsters from local legends and a sample of the rudaceous schist that has been designated as a Natural Monument, there is also a hotspring footbath (open on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from March to November) where visitors can relax and enjoy beautiful views of the Yoshino River, as well as a gift-shop selling local Miyoshi specialties and natural stones, a café, etc.

    There seem to be many ghost legends in Oboke. I thought whether this facilitiy to be so-called haunted houses, but was not scared at all. Various ghosts were displayed and were quite worth...

  • Roadside Station Kurukuru Naruto
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    Tokushima Naruto-shi Otsucho Bizenjima Kanita no Koshi 338-1
    "Located along Route 11 between the Naruto IC of the Kobe-Awaji Naruto Expressway and the Tokushima IC of the Tokushima Expressway, ""Roadside Station Kuru Kuru Naruto"" is a new exchange center that opened on April 29, 2022 (April 4, 2022). It sells agricultural and marine products, has a cafeteria and cafe, a rooftop plaza where children can play, a viewing deck, and a rooftop zip line that requires reservations. The ""Agricultural Products Marche"" sells specialty products of Naruto City, and ""Oimo Anpan"" from ""Bakery Imohoreta"" is popular."
  • Roadside Station Onsen no Sato Kamiyama
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    3.5
    19 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Myouzaigunkamiyamachou Jinryou West top corner 151-1
    This roadside station features a souvenir shop that sells tasty treats made with local ingredients such as sudachi citrus, a specialty of Kamiyama; and Japanese plum, as well as phone straps, key holders, and other goods. It also features a forestry product exhibit and a shop that offers light meals and snacks. At the station’s Irori no Ma, a traditional-style room featuring a Japanese sunken hearth, visitors can experience ancient cultures and lifestyles first hand.

    焼山寺参拝の途中に一寸休憩にと立寄りました。 地元物産販売コーナーが充実した道の駅としてはシンプルな施設となっており、休憩がてら軽食を摂るにも便利でした。猶、派手な設備はありませんでしたが、館内にはレストランもあり食事を摂る事も可能でした。

  • Roadside Station Hina no Sato Katsuura
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    4.0
    6 Reviews
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    Katsuura Town, Tokushima Pref.
    This roadside station features a popular shop that offers original Katsuura products such as sweets made with mandarin oranges, a local specialty; and sweetfish named “Tachikawa Taro” by Hachisuka clan, the lord of the Tokushima domain. The farmer’s market, which is stocked with fresh local fruits and vegetables, is also popular. Other facilities include an udon shop offering authentic handmade Sanuki udon noodles and a café offering items made with locally-grown ingredients.

    美味しかった ご馳走様でした ありがとう thank you また行けたらいきます ありがとう ありがとう ありがとう ありがとう ありがとう

  • Roadside Station Washi no Sato
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    3.0
    7 Reviews
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    Tokushima Pref. Nakagunnakachou Wajiki Tano 89
    This waterside park located along the Naka River offers visitors the chance to experience canoeing. It also includes the lower station of the Tairyuji Ropeway, western Japan’s longest aerial lift. The Washi no Sato Tourist Information and Local Products Center has information about tourism and local products, a souvenir shop, and a rest hall. It is often bustling with pilgrims and tourists visiting Tairyuji Temple, the 21st temple of the Shikoku Pilgrimage, which is located at the terminus of the ropeway.

    太龍寺ロープウェイ乗り場にあり、観光物産センター、水際公園、売店、宿泊施設、日帰り入浴などを備える大規模な道の駅で、駐車場も広々としています。朱色の欄干の橋を渡ると、入り口は唐破風が張り出した寺院風で、内部には夫婦鷲の一刀彫りがありました。売店では編み笠や白装束を販売しており、四国らしさを感じます。

  • Roadside Station Hiwasa
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    Tokushima Pref. Kaifugunminamichou Okugawauchi Teramae 493-6
    This roadside rest area is located on National Route 55 in Minami Town, Kaifu County, Tokushima Prefecture. Many locals as well as tourists use this rest area built next to JR Hiwasa Station. There is a hot spring footbath, and visitors can refresh their feet after sightseeing or making the Shikoku pilgrimage. The produce hall sells local specialties, light snacks, and locally made goods. There is also a sightseeing information office providing visitors with rental bicycles as well as information on transportation and sightseeing.
  • Roadside Station Kubo no Sato Nakagawa
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    Tokushima Pref. Ananshi Nakagawachoutakumudi 803
    This popular roadside station is comprised of a number of facilities. The Toretore Market has a reputation for the freshness of the fish, vegetables, and other items that it stocks every day. Its local product shop sells local specialties such as sudachi citrus vinegar and Awa tsukudani (a local simmered seafood preserve), as well as local sweets, handicrafts, and more. There is also a food court and even a fortuneteller. It also offers collectable commemorative roadside station tickets.
  • Roadside Station Momijigawa Onsen
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    Tokushima Pref. Nakagunnakachou Okubo Nishinono 4-7
    This roadside station is located on the banks of the clear Naka River. It offers a full range of facilities including a spa featuring silky hot springs, accommodations, a shop offering Naka Town’s local products, and a farmer’s market offering processed agricultural products and fresh produce. There are even training facilities intended to promote exchange with local residents through farming experiences. Spa guests can relax in baths fed exclusively with natural hot spring water as they take in views of the mountains and the river.
  • Roadside Station Sadamitsu Yuyukan
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    Tokushima Pref. Mimaguntsurugichou Sadamitsu Osuka 11-1
    This is a roadside station on National Route 192 in Tsurugi Town, Mima County, Tokushima Prefecture. The land mark is the observation tower of 23 meters that overlooks the mountain of Kenzan, the majestic Shikoku mountain ranges, and the Yoshino River. The produce hall sells local specialties such as vegetables grown by local farmers picked that morning, traditional crafts, Handa somen noodles, dried persimmon, yuzu citrus vinegar, and Awaodori chicken curry. The restaurant’s popular dish is a sizzling Teppan yaki BBQ set using Awaodori chicken. In the bright open space you can enjoy unique Shikoku and Tokushima delicacies.
  • I Ta no
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    Tokushima Itano-gun Itanocho Kawabata Nakate Saki 39-banchi 5
  • Roadside Station Nishiiya
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    3.0
    1 Reviews
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-shi

    道の駅にしいやの中の食堂です。 セルフのうどんですが、中々美味しいです。 付近にはこのような懐かしい食堂が少ないので、ランチに良いです。

  • Roadside Station Donari
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    Tokushima Awa-shi Donaricho Miyagawauchi Hirama 28-2
  • Roadside Station Wajiki
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    3.5
    5 Reviews
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    Tokushima Naka-gun Nakacho Nakayama Sekigahara 34-56

    太龍寺に行く途中に立ち寄りました。国道195号線沿いにあり、那賀町に入ったらすぐ右手にあります。すだちのイメージが強い徳島ですが、那賀町の特産木頭ゆずを使った商品が多く売られていて木頭ゆずのジャムを購入しました。

  • Tokushima Automobile Do (Tokushima-Kawanoe Higashi) Yoshinogawa SA Outbound
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    Tokushima Miyoshi-gun Higashimiyoshicho Ashiro Oyama
  • Takamatsu Automobile Do Naruto Nishi PA Inbound
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    Tokushima Naruto-shi
  • Mima no Sato
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    Tokushima Mima-shi Mimacho Ganshoji 72-banchi
  • Tokushima Automobile Do (Naruto-Tokushima) Matsushige PA Inbound
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    Tokushima Itano-gun Matsushigecho Nagagishi

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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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