Japan - Shikoku (PDF Chapter)
This is the Shikoku chapter from Lonely Planet’s Japan guidebook.
Shikoku is synonymous with natural beauty and the pursuit of spiritual perfection. The is-land’s stunning Iya Valley, rugged Pacific coastline, mountain ranges and gorgeous free-flowing rivers all beckon to be explored with hiking boots, kayaks, surfboards and your own earthly ves-sel.
- walk the time-worn route pf the 88 Temple Pilgrimage
- find seclusion, if not enlightenment, like Kobo Daishi did at Muroto-misaki
- hike up sacred Ishizuchi-san, one of Japan’s most gripping ascents
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Tokushima Prefecture, Tokushima, Naruto, The Anan Coast, Iya Valley, Kochi Prefecture, Kochi, Shimanto City, Ashizuri-misaki, Ehime Prefecture, Matsuyama, Ishizuchi-san, Uchiko, Uwajima, Kagawa Prefecture, Takamatsu, Yashima, Maru-game, Zentsuji, Kotohira, Kanonji.
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