6 days in Shikoku Itinerary

6 days in Shikoku Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Matsuyama
— 1 night
2
Kochi
— 1 night
3
Takamatsu
— 3 nights

1
night
Matsuyama

Matsuyama ©
Matsuyama features a number of historical sites and acts as a gateway for exploring the rest of Shikoku.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): examine the collection at Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum, explore the historical opulence of Matsuyama Castle, don't miss a visit to Okaido Shopping Street, thendon't miss a visit to Bocchan Wind up Clock, thensoak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ishiteji.

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Singapore, Singapore to Matsuyama is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Matsuyama due to the time zone difference. In September, Matsuyama is a bit cooler than Singapore - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kochi.

Things to do in Matsuyama

Historic Sites Museums Baths
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Matsuyama Castle ©
Matsuyama Castle
Bocchan Wind up Clock ©
Bocchan Wind up Clock
Ishiteji ©
Ishiteji

1
night
Kochi

Kochi ©
The port city of Kochi has a rich and varied history that has left its mark on the look and feel of the urban area.
On the 11th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Katsura Hama, don't miss a visit to Harimaya Bridge, thensavor the flavors at Hirome Ichiba, and finally don't miss a visit to Kochi Castle.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kochi day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Matsuyama to Kochi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Kochi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Takamatsu.

Things to do in Kochi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Katsura Hama ©
Katsura Hama
Kochi Castle ©
Kochi Castle
Hirome Ichiba ©
Hirome Ichiba

3
nights
Takamatsu

Takamatsu ©
A modern city and a major transport hub facing Seto Inland Sea, Takamatsu offers a bustling city lifestyle contrasted with carefully manicured, tranquil green areas at the foot of the mountains and the lava plateau.
On the 12th (Thu), go for a walk through Ritsurin Garden, thenget engrossed in the history at Shikoku Mura Village, thenadmire the masterpieces at Chichu Art Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kozaiji Temple. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Uzu no Michi, thenexplore the world behind art at Otsuka Museum of Art, and then take in the views from Onaruto Bridge.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Takamatsu trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kochi to Takamatsu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Takamatsu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Takamatsu

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naruto, Chichu Art Museum, Kotohira-gu
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Otsuka Museum of Art ©
Otsuka Museum of Art
Ritsurin Garden
Ritsurin Garden
Kotohira-gu ©
Kotohira-gu

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