Tokushima Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located on Shikoku island. The capital is the city of Tokushima.
Area is 470 sq mi. The population is 752,400.
The Iya Valley is a scenic area known for its dramatic mountain valleys, thatched roof farmhouses and historic vine bridges.
The Awa Odori is a dance of Tokushima and is held from 12 to 15 August as part of the Obon festival . Through a year, you can enjoy the Awa Odori in Awa odori kaikan in the center of the city
Naruto is located in Tokushima Prefecture and famous for the great whirlpools. You can see them from the observation deck, under the bridge and from a tourist boat.
Tokushima City is the capital of Tokushima Prefecture in Shikoku. The city's main attraction is the Awa Odori. You can see the performance at Awa-odori Kaikan throughout the year. The Naruto Whirlpools are another attraction.
The Iya Valley region is a scenic area known for its dramatic mountain valleys and old vine bridges. Situated in the western part of Tokushima and nearly in the center of Shikoku, the Iya area is one of the large "hidden mountain regions" in Japan.