Sightseeing in Okayama
Welcome to Okayama, the Land of Sunshine!
With a large number of sights offering a
variety of emotional experiences,
Okayama offers visitors the chance to
experience rich natural settings and
feel history come to life.
Okayama boasts a mild climate with a high number of sunny days, a variety of natural settings—from the sea to the mountains—and a hearty helping of delicious gourmet dishes. Known as the land of the legendary Momotaro, Okayama even today offers visitors a chance to experience the history and charm of ancient Kibi culture. Come and see the wide variety of locations overflowing with arts and culture, including an assortment of special events, and enjoy the never-ending charm of Okayama!
Okayama offers convenient access to such
famous sights as Okayama Korakuen,
one of Japan’s three most celebrated gardens,
and the Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter,
which flourished as an imperial demesne.
Okayama Airport is conveniently located with quick access to various locations, including 25 minutes to central Okayama City and 35 minutes to Kurashiki. The airport also offers a wide variety of travel options, from regular bus services to taxis and car rentals. Okayama Airport promises a convenient and comfortable starting point for your travels.
- Daily bus service from Okayama Airport to JR Okayama Station
and JR Kurashiki Station
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Known as the Fruits Kingdom, Okayama is blessed with a
warm climate and a deliciously enjoyable fruit season.
Don’t miss the superb freshness of
Okayama’s fruits and fruit-based souvenirs!
When it comes to fruits, Okayama is known for its elegant white peaches with fresh, white pulp; Muscat grapes—known as the “Queen of Fruits”; and Pione grapes, also known as “Black Pearls.” You’ll be hard-pressed to find a more luxurious offering of high-quality fruit. Okayama’s unique fruit parfaits, with hearty helpings of seasonal fruits, are a popular delicacy in many cafes and restaurants.
- Find a wide variety of goods even in the airport gift shops!
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