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Enjoy Sightseeing, With “Ridge" As Your Base.

There are many tourist attractions that you can visit in the Naruto area, including dynamic whirlpools, Awaodori (traditional Japanese folk dance demonstrations), and the first temple of the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage.

We are confident that you will want to return to Tokushima in another season, and perhaps bring all of your family next time.

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    Otsuka Museum of Art

    The museum has more than 1,000 pieces of powerful famous Western paintings, which have maintained their vividness for over 2,000 years.
    It is the world's first museum of porcelain panel paintings, reproduced in the actual sizes of the original artwork.

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    Whirlpool Sightseeing Boat

    The dynamic whirlpools generated by the nature of the Naruto Strait will take your breath away!
    You can get close the whirlpool on a sightseeing boat.

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    Uzu-no-michi Viewing Walkway

    Enjoy the panoramic view of the Naruto Strait!
    You can gaze into the whirlpools through the glass floor of the Onaruto Bridge, located 45 meters above the sea.

  • D

    Ryozen-ji Temple

    Ryozen-ji Temple, which is a special head temple, is the first temple of the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage, having a total course length of approximately 1,460 km.

  • E

    Naruto German House

    The Naruto German House is the location where the movie " Baruto no Gakuen" was filmed in 2006.
    It is the place that served as a bridge connecting Japan and Germany, and where "Symphony No. 9" by Beethoven was played for the first time in Japan.

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    Otani-yaki is one of the representative ceramics designated as a "Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Specification Traditional Handicraft" in September 2003.
    You can experience making a ceramic piece that is unique in the world.

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    Ai-zome (indigo dye) has been a specialty of the Awa-Tokushima area, since the Edo Period.
    You can experience ai-zome using traditional indigo dye.

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    Awa-Odori Kaikan

    ”Awa Odori" is one of Japan's three great Bon Odori (a traditional dance festival that is held during summer) with 400 Years of History.
    You can enjoy a dance performance by a group that only performs at the Awa-Odori Kaikan.

Golf Courses

  • Naruto Country Club

    Superb location alongside the ocean.
    On sunny days, you can enjoy a panoramic view of not only Awaji Island but also the Shodo Island and other islands in the Seto Inland Sea.

  • Grandee Naruto Golf Club

    A spacious course layout taking advantage of the nature and beautiful landscape of the Seto Inland Sea.
    Enjoy this unique 36-hole golf course!

  • J-Classic Golf Club

    The J Classic Golf Course is located in the western part of Tokushima Prefecture.
    Enjoy the golf course with lush panoramic landscapes!