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Tokushima is a prefecture located on the island of Shikoku in Japan. It is the capital of the Tokushima Prefecture and is located in the eastern part of the island. The city is bordered by Kochi and Ehime Prefectures to the east and Kagawa Prefecture to the north. The city is home to a population of approximately 260,000 people and covers an area of 1,845 km².

The prefecture is known for its stunning natural beauty, with the Naruto whirlpools, Iya Valley, and the Oboke and Koboke gorges being some of the most popular attractions. The climate in Tokushima is mild, with warm summers and cool winters.

Tokushima has a rich history, dating back to the Edo period when the city was an important port for the Tokugawa shogunate. The city was also the birthplace of the Awa Dance Festival, which is held annually in August and is one of the most famous festivals in Japan.

In addition to its cultural and historical attractions, Tokushima is also home to several universities and colleges, including Tokushima University and Tokushima Bunri University. There are also several museums and art galleries in the city, including the Tokushima Modern Art Museum and the Tokushima City Art Museum.

The city is also home to a variety of sports teams, including the Tokushima Vortis, a professional football team, and the Tokushima Indigo Socks, a professional baseball team.

Overall, Tokushima is a beautiful city with a rich history and culture. It is home to stunning natural attractions, a variety of universities, museums, and sports teams. It is an ideal destination for those looking to experience the beauty and culture of Japan.

Excursion tips for a day in Tokushima

As a tourist in Tokushima, Japan, there are plenty of activities to enjoy in just one day. Here are some of the top things to do:

1. Visit the Naruto Whirlpools, one of the three fastest whirlpools in the world.

2. Take a stroll through the historic Awa Odori Kaikan, where you can learn about the traditional Japanese dance of Awa Odori.

3. Explore the Tokushima Castle Ruins and learn about the history of the area.

4. Take a boat ride up the Yoshino River and enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding mountains.

5. Visit the Tokushima City Museum of Art to admire the works of local and international artists.

6. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Iya Valley, a hidden gem of Japan.

7. Shop at the local markets and pick up some souvenirs to take home.

8. Sample some of the local delicacies, such as the famous Awa-soba noodles.

9. Take a hike up Mount Bizan for breathtaking views of the city.

10. Relax and unwind at one of the many onsens in the area.

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The climate in Tokushima

Tokushima in Japan has a humid subtropical climate with hot, humid summers and mild winters. In spring, temperatures begin to rise, with the average temperature in April reaching around 19 degrees Celsius. Summer is hot and humid, with temperatures reaching an average of 28 degrees Celsius in August. In autumn, temperatures start to cool down, with the average temperature in October reaching around 19 degrees Celsius. Winter is mild, with temperatures usually ranging from 5 to 10 degrees Celsius.

Cruise weather for Tokushima

Our weather forecast for Tokushima helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 20th 2024 Jul. 20th 2024 max: 30.8 °C
min: 25.4 °C
13.1 m/s
10.8 m/s
69.4 %
15.2 m
85.0 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 21st 2024 Jul. 21st 2024 max: 31.8 °C
min: 24.1 °C
11.2 m/s
7.9 m/s
28.8 %
23.6 m
82.3 %
1,012 hPa
Jul. 22nd 2024 Jul. 22nd 2024 max: 32.2 °C
min: 24.5 °C
9.4 m/s
6.8 m/s
26.2 %
23.0 m
84.3 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 23rd 2024 Jul. 23rd 2024 max: 31.4 °C
min: 24 °C
11.5 m/s
8.6 m/s
19.3 %
23.3 m
81.2 %
1,009 hPa
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 30.7 °C
min: 23.9 °C
12.2 m/s
10.1 m/s
91.5 %
24.1 m
82.5 %
1,008 hPa
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 31.4 °C
min: 23.3 °C
22.0 m/s
30.2 m/s
6.8 %
24.1 m
77.2 %
1,008 hPa
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 29.8 °C
min: 23.4 °C
23.0 m/s
34.2 m/s
5.4 %
23.9 m
79.5 %
1,012 hPa
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 29.4 °C
min: 24.1 °C
23.0 m/s
33.1 m/s
61.5 %
23.1 m
82.4 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 30.7 °C
min: 23.7 °C
22.3 m/s
28.1 m/s
71.1 %
23.9 m
81.3 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 32.2 °C
min: 23.2 °C
13.3 m/s
15.1 m/s
66.5 %
24.0 m
77.5 %
1,013 hPa
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 32.2 °C
min: 23.9 °C
11.9 m/s
9.7 m/s
83.3 %
24.1 m
76.1 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 31.3 °C
min: 24.4 °C
11.9 m/s
10.4 m/s
54.9 %
24.1 m
79.1 %
1,009 hPa
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 32.0 °C
min: 23.6 °C
18.7 m/s
26.3 m/s
0.2 %
24.1 m
76.0 %
1,007 hPa
Aug. 2nd 2024 Aug. 2nd 2024 max: 30.0 °C
min: 23.7 °C
23.8 m/s
36.0 m/s
55.9 %
24.0 m
82.2 %
1,008 hPa
Aug. 3rd 2024 Aug. 3rd 2024 max: 30.5 °C
min: 23.9 °C
24.5 m/s
38.2 m/s
81.1 %
23.7 m
79.7 %
1,011 hPa

Cruises to Tokushima

Would you like to travel to Tokushima on a cruise ship or would you just like to know when a certain ship will dock there? Here you will find an overview of the cruise ships that will be calling at the port of Tokushima.

Scheduled ship calls in Tokushima, Japan
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Aug. 13th 2024 Tuesday, 13th of Aug. 2024 Diamond Princess 09:00 am 11:59 pm
Oct. 4th 2024 Friday, 4th of Oct. 2024 Norwegian Spirit 08:00 am 10:00 pm
Apr. 21st 2025 Monday, 21st of Apr. 2025 MS Riviera 10:00 am 08:00 pm
Aug. 13th 2025 Wednesday, 13th of Aug. 2025 Diamond Princess 09:00 am 11:59 pm
Apr. 5th 2026 Sunday, 5th of Apr. 2026 MS Regatta 10:00 am 08:00 pm

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