As we are inching closer and closer to the end of this pandemic, and as people around the world are getting their second shots of vaccine, we can now start to really imagine and visualize what Shikoku will be like in the months ahead.

One of the greatest charms of Shikoku, especially in the summer, is the ability to go and see and participate in some very fun and exciting festivals. There are a ton of them here in Shikoku, and people from around the world come to get close to the sounds and smells and excitement that locals have been enjoying for centuries. How about planning you next adventure to travel in Deep Japan with a festival to check out.

This is a great article that gives you some festival options. There are a bunch, so don’t feel bad if you can’t squeeze them all in one year. Lots of people come to Shikoku as repeat visitors, as there is so much to experience and see on this unique “off the beaten path” region of Japan.