Chōshi-kei Valley Monkey
Twenty-Four Eyes Movie Village
Just north of Sakate is the turn-off to the picturesque fishing village of Tanoura (田ノ浦), site of the village school that featured in...
Misaki Branch School
Also worth seeing in Tanoura is this perfectly preserved 1902 school, setting for the Twenty-Four Eyes story and the 1954 film. It's a...
Marukin Soy Sauce Historical Museum
Shōdo-shima's first olives were planted in 1908, but the island was famous for its soy beans long before that, and several old soy-sauce...
Lonely Planet review
Large troupes of monkeys will come right up to you here as they squabble for food. For a less intense monkey encounter, look out for them on the way up to the park area, where they're sometimes found lazing on the road.