Surrounding Spots

Awaji Puppet Theatre
Surrounding Spots

whirlpool cruise

Have you ever experienced "the world's largest"?

The whirlpools in the Naruto Strait, which you can experience on whirlpool cruises departing from Awaji Island, are some of the largest in the world.

On spring tide days, the tidal currents can reach up to 30 meters in diameter and tidal currents of up to 20 km per hour. Be sure to experience this impressive and miraculous ocean show that can only be experienced here in the world.

Uzushio Dome Nanairokan, Fukura Port, Minamiawaji City, Hyogo Prefecture 656-0501

Contact: 0799-52-0054
Business hours 9:00-17:00
Closed: Open all year round

Fukura Marche

We deliver only delicious food from Awaji Island to you!

Fukura Marche is a place where you can find all the ingredients from Awaji Island, a treasure trove of food. Based on the concept of only selling local products, all products, including agricultural produce, marine products, and processed foods, are made by people who you can see, and we are committed to ensuring that they are safe and secure.

1530-2 Fukurako, Minamiawaji City, Hyogo Prefecture 656-0501

Contact: 0799-52-1244
Business hours 9:30-17:00
Closed: Open all year round

Giro d'Awaji(Giro de Awaji)

We are proud of our coffee beans, which are made using only carefully selected specialty beans, and are carefully roasted in-house.

The combination of pound cake and gateau chocolate, which are handmade to match the coffee, is the best. Please give it a try.

1F Noguchi Building, 1529-3 Fukurako, Minamiawaji City, Hyogo Prefecture 656-0501

Contact: 0799-50-2411
Business hours 8:00-11:00 (Morning)
11:00-16:00 LO15:30 (cafe lunch)
18:00-22:00 LO21:30 (bar)
Closed Thursday

Surrounding Spots

Otsuka Museum of Art

The Otsuka Museum of Art is a ``ceramic board masterpiece museum'' where you can experience art from around the world while staying in Japan.

More than 1,000 masterpieces representing Western art history, from ancient times to the present day, are faithfully reproduced on full-size ceramic plates and exhibited.

Along the approximately 4km viewing route, famous paintings that you may have seen in art books are on display, including Leonardo da Vinci's ``The Last Supper,'' Van Gogh's ``Sunflowers,'' and Picasso's ``Guernica.'' You can enjoy museums from all over the world.

〒772-0053 Tokushima Prefecture Naruto City Naruto Town Tosa Tomariura Fukuike 65-1

Contact: 088-687-3737
Business hours: 9:30-17:00 (Admission is at 16:00)
Closed on Mondays (or the next day if Monday is a holiday) / Closed consecutively after New Year in January, open every day in August

Awajurobee mansion

At the Awa Jyurobei House, performances of the nationally designated Important Intangible Cultural Property "Awa Ningyo Joruri," including "Keisei Awa no Naruto," are held daily.

The gidayu-shamisen supports the story with a variety of tones that cannot be expressed in musical notation. And a puppet that is controlled by a trio of people unlike any other in the world. Please enjoy to your heart's content the performing arts that are alive with the sensibilities of the Japanese people at the base of Awa Ningyo Joruri.

184 Miyajima Honpo, Kawauchi-cho, Tokushima 771-0114

Contact 088-665-2202
Business hours: 9:30-17:00 (until 18:00 from July 1st to August 31st)
Closed: December 31st - January 3rd