Location

Getting to Mitoyo

Mitoyo is on the island of Shikoku in Japan.
Kagawa Prefecture, also known as Sanuki, is one of the oldest and most traditional places in Japan.
Many of these traditions, and the beautiful nature, have been preserved to this day.

Approximate transit times to Mitoyo by plane
(Closest airport: Takamatsu International Airport)
  • 2.5 hours from Taipei
  • 2 hours from Shanghai
  • 1.5 hours from Seoul
  • 1 hour from Tokyo (Narita/Haneda)
Approximate transit times to Mitoyo by JR
(Closest station: JR Takuma Station)
  • 2 hours from Shin-Osaka Station by bullet and local trains
  • 1 hour from Okayama or Takamatsu Station
  • 2 hours from Matsuyama Station
  • 2 hours from Hiroshima by bullet and local trains
Approximate transit times to Mitoyo by bus
  • 3.5 hours from Kansai International Airport
  • 1.5 hours from Takamatsu Airport by limousine bus and local trains

How to Get to Mitoyo

Japan Rail Pass

A collaborative effort from 6 different JR groups,
the Japan Rail Pass is the most affordable way to travel around Japan by train!

What Should I do When I Get to JR Takuma Station?

  1. 1Arrive at Takuma Station

    This is what Takuma Station looks like.

  2. 2Store Your Luggage at the Station!

    The JR staff can take your luggage off your hands and store it at the station for a small fee.

    ←Look for this sign near the ticket gate.

  3. 3Travel to Your Destination!

Mitoyo Tourism Association

●For information about sites in Mitoyo, please go to the Mitoyo Tourism Association!

1338-127 Takuma, Takuma-cho, Mitoyo, Kagawa

From JR Takuma Station...

  • Bus: 10 Minutes

    • Take the bus to Takuma Branch Office
       (on any of the following lines: Takuma, Takase-Nio, or Takuma-Mino)
  • Walk: 20 Minutes

  • Taxi: 5 Minutes

Mitoyo Tourism Association (inside Marine Wave)

Getting Around in Mitoyo

Rental Cars

  • Cost: Kei car ¥3,500 (12 hours)
    Convertible ¥5,000 (3 hours)
  • Convertibles and cars for families avilable!
    ※Drivers license required.
    ※Reservations required in advance.

Click here for more information
http://openairrentalcars.com/

Rental Bicycle

Mitoyo Tourism Association
Rental Bicycle Information

All 8-speed rental cycles come equipped with
electronic assistance units, making hills easy to climb!

  • Cost: 4 hours - ¥1,000 ; 1day - ¥1,500
  • Hours of Operation: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Closed: Tuesday(Subject to change during National Holidays)
  • Must be at least 148cm tall and of junior high school age or older
  • Info: Mitoyo Tourism Association (inside Marine Wave)
  • info@mitoyo-kanko.com *ID required

Taxi

  • ・Takuma Koutsu: 0875-83-3136
  • ・Motoyama Taxi: 0875-62-2128
  • ・Sakura Taxi: 0875-72-5048
  • ・Kamoda Taxi: 0875-72-2121
  • ・Kawata Taxi: 0875-72-2918

Ferry
(Awashima ・ Shishijima)

How to Get to Sightseeing Spots

Mt. Shiude

Community BusBus Schedule
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 30 min by bus
    (Takuma Line)
  3. Ohama
  4. Change to the
    Shonai Line
    (West Loop)
  5. Mt. Shiude Trailhead
  6. Walk 50 min
  7. Summit Parking Lot
  8. Walk 7 min
  9. Mt. Shiude
    Summit Observatory
By TaxiTaxi Information
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 30 min by taxi
  3. Summit Parking Lot
  4. 7 min walk
  5. Mt. Shiude Summit Observatory
By Rental CarRental Car Reservations
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 30 min drive
  3. Summit Parking Lot
  4. 7 min walk
  5. Mt. Shiude Summit Observatory

Click here for Mt. Shiude model itineraries

Marine Leisure

Community BusBus Schedule
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 30 min by bus
    (Takase-Nio Line)
  3. Ie-no-Ura
By TaxiTaxi Information
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 20 min by taxi
  3. Ie-no-Ura

Click here for marine leisure model itineraries

Awashima Island

Community BusBus Schedule
FerryFerry Schedule
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 15 min by bus
  3. Suda
  4. 2 min walk
  5. Suda Port
  6. 15 min boat ride
  7. Awashima Port

Shishijima Island

Community BusBus Schedule
FerryFerry Schedule
  1. JR Takuma Station
  2. 10 min by bus (Takuma Line)
  3. Takuma Branch Office
  4. 3 min walk
  5. Miyanoshita Port
  6. 20 min by boat
  7. Shishijima Port