Okayama garden with bridge


Okayama Prefecture

Okayama Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Chūgoku region on the main island of Honshu. The capital is the city of Okayama.
Area is 2,746 sq mi. The population is 1,920,000.
Kōraku-en is a Japanese garden located in Okayama . It is one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan.
Kurashiki is a historic city located in western Okayama Prefecture. The old merchant quarter is called the Bikan historical area. It contains many fine examples of 17th century wooden warehouses painted white with traditional black tiles.