5 days in Shikoku Itinerary

5 days in Shikoku Itinerary

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Matsuyama
— 2 nights
2
Takamatsu
— 2 nights

2
nights
Matsuyama

Matsuyama ©
Matsuyama features a number of historical sites and acts as a gateway for exploring the rest of Shikoku.
On the 15th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ishiteji, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, thenstep into the grandiose world of Matsuyama Castle, thendon't miss a visit to Bocchan Wind up Clock, and finally explore the world behind art at Imabari City Tamagawa Modern Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Garyu Sanso, thentake an in-depth tour of Mokuro Shiryokan Kamihagatei, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yuge Shrine, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nishiyama Koryuji Temple.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Matsuyama day trip tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Matsuyama is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Matsuyama. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November, expect Matsuyama to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Takamatsu.

Things to do in Matsuyama

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Uchiko-cho, Imabari City Tamagawa Modern Art Gallery, Garyu Sanso, Nishiyama Koryuji Temple
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Matsuyama Castle ©
Matsuyama Castle
Bocchan Wind up Clock ©
Bocchan Wind up Clock
Ishiteji ©
Ishiteji

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nights
Takamatsu

Takamatsu
A modern city and a major transport hub facing Seto Inland Sea, Takamatsu offers a bustling city lifestyle contrasted with carefully manicured, tranquil green areas at the foot of the mountains and the lava plateau.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Shikoku Mura Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yakuriji Temple, thenexplore the historical opulence of Marugame Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Kotohira-gu.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Takamatsu trip builder website.

Drive from Matsuyama to Takamatsu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Matsuyama in November, Takamatsu is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Takamatsu

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kotohira-gu, Marugame Castle
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Ritsurin Garden
Ritsurin Garden
Shikoku Mura Village ©
Shikoku Mura Village
Kotohira-gu ©
Kotohira-gu

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