Mount Ishizuchi is the highest mountain on Shikoku and also the highest mountain in western Japan.
Nagoro is known as the Village of the Dolls for its scarecrows scattered around the village.
Teramachi beside the Yoshino River has many beautiful Buddhist temples of various sects set in well-tended gardens.
The Iya Valley is known for its dramatic mountain valleys, suspension bridges made of vines, and scenic onsen.
The pristine Anabuki River winds through many beautiful natural gorges.