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Welcome to Shodoshima

Shodoshima is the second largest of the Setouchi Inland Sea islands, it is famed for its beaches, wild monkeys, soy sauce production and olive groves. It is a popular destination for domestic tourism in Japan, and is slowly gaining recognition with overseas visitors too, with good reason! Read on to discover what the island has to offer and learn about the people that make it what it is today.

Shodoshima is the sister island to Milos in Greece, and it’s easy to see why, it has a distinct Mediterranean atmosphere with its sprawling olive groves, warm climate and picturesque beaches.

Angel Road at high tide


  • Shodoshima – Olive Island

  • Famed soy sauce production

  • Shodoshima – Art Island

  • The creator of ghouls and ghosts

  • New ventures on the island

  • But most importantly of all…