Nature & Climate

Tokushima has two main sights: water and greenery.

138 rivers, including the Yoshino River, run through the whole city area and in the city center people can see the greenery of Mt. Bizan, a landmark of the city, and Mt. Shiroyama.

Surrounded by nature, daily life flows peacefully.

Tokushima City is a beautiful city where nature and daily life are in harmony.

Twilight at the mouth of the Yoshino River.
Twilight at the mouth of the Yoshino River.

Katsuura River is a popular ayu fishing spot.
Katsuura River is a popular ayu fishing spot.

View of Shiroyama from Mt. Bizan Park
View of Shiroyama from Mt. Bizan Park

Scenery showing the Yoshino River and Mt. Bizan
Scenery showing the Yoshino River and Mt. Bizan, symbolic of Tokushima City

Komastu beach
Komastu beach is a safe, clean place to go swimming and enjoy the coastline.

Akui River
Nearby rivers become playgrounds for kids (The Akui River)