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Takamatsu— 3 nights
Gateway to Shikoku
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.Popular historic sites such as Yakuriji Temple and Saikokuji Temple are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kikugetsutei and Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo). Venture out of the city with trips to Kyu Zentsujikaikosya (in Zentsuji), Izutama Shrine (in Kotohira-cho) and Fukuyama (Io-ji Temple, Fukuzen-ji Temple, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Negoroji Temple, wander the streets of Shionoe-cho, step into the grandiose world of Kinojo Castle, and steep yourself in history at Kinojo Iwaya.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Takamatsu Airport, Okayama Airport and Hiroshima Airport. October in Takamatsu sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Takamatsu
Fukuyama, Soja, Awa, Onomichi, Kyu Zentsujikaikosya