Okayama garden with bridge in Japan

Okayama Travel Guide

Okayama Prefecture | Travel Guide

Okayama prefecture in the southwestern part of Japan’s main island might not be a typical destination for international tourists. It does have plenty to offer in terms of nature and history though. The most famous sight in the area is the Koraku-en, which is one of the three most beautiful Japanese landscape gardens in Japan. This travel guide will help you find other places to visit in Okayama!

Kurashiki is a historic city located in western Okayama Prefecture. The old merchant quarter contains many fine examples of 17th-century wooden warehouses painted white with traditional black tiles. There is a Japanese castle in Okayama, and art island Inujima.