Matsumoto is most famous for its namesake castle, the Matsumoto Castle or the Crow Castle. It is also Japan’s oldest, and a National Treasure. This castle town boasts cultural and historic gems, while also being the gateway into the beautiful Japanese Alps.
Welcome to eastern Shikoku, a gorgeous and formidable gift of nature. Whether you visit its modern cities, hike through its outbacks or sail its clear rivers between enchanting gorges, it captures your imagination and excites your spirit. Discover delight!