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Museum in Naruto

Otsuka Museum of Art

One from the 'only in Japan file', this incredible 'ceramic board masterpiece museum' features more than 1000 replicas of priceless Western art on ceramic boards in a five-storey museum built inside a mountain at Na…
Buddhist Temple in Naruto

Temple 1: Ryōzen-ji

Ryōzen-ji is Temple 1 of the 88 Sacred Temples of Shikoku Pilgrimage. It is Temple 1 as it was the first temple pilgrims came to after arriving on Shikoku by boat after visiting Kōya-san in Wakayama Prefecture to as…
Bridge in Naruto

Ōnaruto Bridge

The impressive Ōnaruto Bridge linking Shikoku to Awaji-shima was completed in 1985. Later, when the world's longest suspension bridge, the Akashi-Kaikyō Bridge linking northern Awaji-shima to Kōbe was completed in 1…
Park in Naruto

Naruto-kōen

Naruto Park sits at the Shikoku end of the Naruto bridge and has observation platforms from where you can view the Naruto straits, the bridge and the whirlpools, although the whirlpool view is much better from a boa…