Shikoku

Shikoku

Shikoku (四国, literally "four countries") is Japan's fourth largest island, southwest of Japan's main island Honshu. True to its name, Shikoku is divided into four prefectures.

What To See

Kagawa Prefecture

1

Naoshima

Small island with a lot of modern art.

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2

Kotohira

Site of Shikoku's most popular shrine.

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298 users
3

Takamatsu

Capital of Kagawa Prefecture.

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614 users
4

Shodoshima

Island in the Seto Inland Sea know for olives.

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142 users
5

Marugame

Port city in Kagawa, known for its castle.

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Visited by
65 users

Ehime Prefecture

1

Uchiko

Countryside town formerly known for its wax.

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Visited by
69 users
2

Matsuyama

Largest city of Shikoku with a beautiful castle.

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593 users
3

Ozu

Small city with nice castle, old town and villa.

Visited by
10 users
4

Uwajima

Secluded port town with original castle.

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Visited by
23 users

Kochi Prefecture

1

Kochi

Nice city with a southern flair.

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Visited by
538 users

Tokushima Prefecture

1

Iya Valley

Remote valley in the center of Shikoku.

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66 users
2

Naruto

City well known for its whirlpools.

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Visited by
319 users
3

Tokushima

A city best known for its dance festival.

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Visited by
339 users
Last updated: June 7, 2014
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