Awaodori traditional dance festival in Tokushima, Japan

Tokushima Travel Guide

Tokushima Prefecture | Travel Guide

While Tokushima prefecture on Shikoku island might not be a typical destination for international tourists, it has plenty to offer in terms of nature and history. Those who like Japanese festivals will love the Awaodori Festival in August. But there is more to do in Tokushima, as you can read in this travel guide!

The Iya Valley is a scenic area known for its dramatic mountain valleys, thatched-roof farmhouses, and historic vine bridges. The Naruto whirlpools are nature’s art, while you can enjoy some great human-made art in the Otsuka Museum of Art.