Tokushima Prefecture is the perfect blend of traditional and modern Japan. Blessed with ancient forests and the Buddhist pilgrimage of Shikoku, which visits 88 magnificent temples, Tokushima also hosts Machi Asobi, a popular anime and gaming event. Experience the Awa Odori Festival, one of Japan's most famous dance festivals, and explore the Naruto Whirlpools, a natural phenomenon in the Naruto Strait. Discover the Iya Valley, a remote and scenic region with vine bridges and traditional thatched-roof houses, and relax on the pristine beaches of Hiwasa and Kaifu.
Valid rail and bus passes:
Tokushima prefecture has a multitude of railway and bus passes that make it easier to get around.
Check out our listings below for passes that are valid within Tokushima prefecture.
The nearest and most convenient airport in the prefecture is Tokushima Airport.