19 days in Shikoku Itinerary

19 days in Shikoku Itinerary

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Imabari
— 3 nights
2
Toon
— 1 night
3
Uwajima
— 2 nights
4
Muroto
— 2 nights
5
Kochi
— 3 nights
6
Miyoshi
— 2 nights
7
Shodoshima-cho, Shodo-shima
— 3 nights

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Imabari

Imabari ©
The city of Imabari encompasses several islands in Japan's inland sea, and due to this strategic location it changed hands regularly during the feudal era.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mt. Ishizuchi and Oyamazumi Shrine. Get out of town with these interesting Imabari side-trips: Saijo (The Central Shrine of Ishizuchi Jinja, Yokomineji, &more) and Shikoku Karst (in Kumakogen-cho). The adventure continues: take in the views from Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge, enjoy breathtaking views from Kurushima Straits Observation Hall, walk around Itoyama Park, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Michi-no-Eki Tatara Shimanami Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Imabari trip planning website.

Brussels, Belgium to Imabari is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Brussels to Imabari. In June, Imabari is a bit warmer than Brussels - with highs of 28°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Toon.

Things to do in Imabari

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saijo, Shikoku Karst
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Shikoku Karst ©
Shikoku Karst
Mt. Ishizuchi ©
Mt. Ishizuchi
Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge ©
Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge

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Toon

Toon
Tōon is a city located in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.As of May 1, 2017, the city had an estimated population of 33,540, with 14,713 households, and a population density of 160 persons per km². Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Shirai Fall and then identify plant and animal life at Namekawakeikoku.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Toon travel route planning site.

Getting from Imabari to Toon by car takes about an hour. In June, daytime highs in Toon are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Uwajima.

Things to do in Toon

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Uwajima

Uwajima ©
Uwajima is a city located in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.As of October 1, 2010, the city has an estimated population of 86,631 and a population density of 184.53 persons per km². On the 7th (Fri), make a trip to Garyu Sanso, steep yourself in history at Yawatahama First Air-raid Shelter Trace, stop by Yusumizugaura Terrace Field, then don't miss a visit to Uwajima Castle, and finally take some stellar pictures from Uwajima. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Odonosama Park (Ozujosannomaru Minami Sumiyagura Park), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Iyo Ozu Sukunahikona Shrine, and then appreciate the views at Nametoko Valley.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Uwajima trip planning site.

Getting from Toon to Uwajima by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Muroto.

Things to do in Uwajima

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Ozu, Yawatahama First Air-raid Shelter Trace
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Uwajima Castle ©
Uwajima Castle
Uwajima ©
Uwajima
Yusumizugaura Terrace Field ©
Yusumizugaura Terrace Field

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Muroto

Muroto ©
Muroto is a city located in Kōchi Prefecture, Japan. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): head outdoors with Mikurodo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hotsumisakiji Temple, and then make a trip to Muroto Cape. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kongochoji, then stop by Searest Muroto, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Muroto Dolphins Center, and finally meet the residents at Muroto Haiko Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Muroto trip tool.

Traveling by car from Uwajima to Muroto takes 4.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kochi.

Things to do in Muroto

Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Muroto Dolphins Center ©
Muroto Dolphins Center
Muroto Cape ©
Muroto Cape
Hotsumisakiji Temple ©
Hotsumisakiji Temple

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Kochi

Kochi ©
The port city of Kochi has a rich and varied history that has left its mark on the look and feel of the urban area.
Explore hidden gems such as Noichi Zoological Park of Kochi Prefecture and The Kochi Prefectural Makino Botanical Garden. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kochi: Kami City Takashi Yanase Memorial Museum Anpanman Museum (in Kami), Yokogurayama Shizen no Mori Museum (in Ochi-cho) and Old Samurai Residence of Rojyu Doi (in Aki). The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Yasuike Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chikurinji Temple, indulge your taste buds at Rest Park Ino, and stroll around Godaisan Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kochi attractions planner.

Drive from Muroto to Kochi in 2 hours. In June in Kochi, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Miyoshi.

Things to do in Kochi

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Kami City Takashi Yanase Memorial Museum Anpanman Museum, Noichi Zoological Park of Kochi Prefecture, Yasuike Valley, Yokogurayama Shizen no Mori Museum, Rest Park Ino
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The Kochi Prefectural Makino Botanical Garden ©
Noichi Zoological Park of Kochi Prefecture ©
Noichi Zoological Park of Kochi Prefecture
Yasuike Valley
Yasuike Valley

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Miyoshi

Miyoshi ©
A relatively new city, Miyoshi encompasses six surrounding rural districts into one.
On the 14th (Fri), snap pictures at Okuiya Niju Kazurabashi Bridge and then hike along Mt. Miune. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Unbenji Temple, admire the verdant scenery at Shiozuka Highland, and then indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Miyoshi itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Kochi to Miyoshi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June in Miyoshi, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Shodoshima-cho.

Things to do in Miyoshi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Mt. Miune ©
Mt. Miune
Okuiya Niju Kazurabashi Bridge ©
Okuiya Niju Kazurabashi Bridge

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Shodoshima-cho, Shodo-shima

Shodoshima-cho ©
On an island famed for its gorgeous landscapes and seaside vistas, the town of Shodoshima-cho serves as the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of Japanese city life.
Explore hidden gems such as Nakayama Senmaida and Yama-Roku Shoyu. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Shodoshima-cho: Tonosho-cho (Teshima Island, Hosai Ozaki Memorial, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Shihoyubi Viewing Deck, get to know the resident critters at Choshikei Osaru no Kuni, contemplate the long history of Seigan-ji Temple, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hitoyama Rikyu Hachiman Shrine.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Shodoshima-cho planning app.

Getting from Miyoshi to Shodoshima-cho by journey takes about 3.5 hours. In June in Shodoshima-cho, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shodoshima-cho

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tonosho-cho
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Teshima Island ©
Teshima Island
Yama-Roku Shoyu ©
Yama-Roku Shoyu
Nishinotakiryusui Temple ©
Nishinotakiryusui Temple

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