Whitewashed firewalls called udatsu erected between two-storey buildings are a distinctive feature of this old-fashioned streetscape. It's the 28th streetscape to be designated by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, and is among Japan's 100 picturesque streets.
Address or Location
Oaza Wakimachi, Wakimachi, Mima City, Tokushima Prefecture
One hour's drive from Tokushima Awa Odori Airport, seven minutes by taxi or bus from JR Anabuki Station, one minute's walk from Wakimachi Michi no Eki Bus Stop, approx. seven minutes by car from Wakimachi Highway Interchange.
* This information is current as of March 2010. * Enquiries by phone or fax must be made in Japanese.