The Naruto whirlpools (鳴門の渦潮, Naruto no Uzushio) are tidal whirlpools in the Naruto Strait, a channel between Naruto in Tokushima and Awaji Island in Hyōgo, Japan.
Articles of interest in Narutochō-mitsuishi
57 Articles of interest near Narutochō-mitsuishi, JapanShow all articles in the map
The Bandō POW camp (板東俘虜収容所, Bandō Furyoshūyōsho) was a prisoner-of-war camp during World War I in what is now Naruto, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan. From April 1917 to January 1920, just under a thousand of the three thousand nine hundred German sold…
The Ōnaruto Bridge (大鳴門橋, Ōnaruto-kyō) is a suspension bridge on the route connecting Kobe with Naruto, Tokushima, Japan. Completed in 1985, it has a main span of 876 metres (2,874 ft). Although it is one of the largest bridges in the world, it is d…
Naruto Strait (鳴門海峡, Naruto-kaikyō) is a strait between Awaji Island and Shikoku in Japan. It connects Harima Nada, the eastern part of the Inland Sea and the Kii Channel. A famous feature of the strait is the Naruto whirlpools.
Tokushima Awaodori Airport (徳島阿波おどり空港, Tokushima Awa-odori kūkō) (IATA: TKS, ICAO: RJOS) is a joint civil-military public airport in Matsushige, Tokushima, Japan, near the city of Tokushima.
The University of Tokushima (徳島大学, Tokushima Daigaku) is a national university in the city of Tokushima, Japan, with seven graduate schools and five undergraduate faculties. The university was founded in 1949, by merging six national education facil…
The Yoshino River (吉野川 Yoshino-gawa) is a river on the island of Shikoku, Japan. It is 194 km (121 mi) long and has a watershed of 3,750 km2 (1,450 sq mi).
Naruto University of Education (鳴門教育大学, Naruto kyōiku daigaku) is a national university in Japan. It is located in Naruto, Tokushima. The current president is Yuzo Tanaka.
Minamiawaji (南あわじ市, Minamiawaji-shi) is a city in the southern part of Awaji Island in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.
Komatsushima (小松島市, Komatsushima-shi) is a city located in Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.
Tokushima Bunri University (徳島文理大学, Tokushima bunri daigaku) is a private university in Tokushima, Japan.
Mount Bizan (眉山, Bizan) is a mountain in Tokushima. Its name is formed of the kanji for eyebrow, and it is said to have earned this name because the mountain looks like an eyebrow from all views. Known as a symbol of Tokushima City, the name Mount B…
Itano (板野町, Itano-chō) is a town located in Itano District, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.
Ōasahiko Shrine (大麻比古神社, Ōasahiko-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located at the base of Mt. Ōasa in Naruto, Tokushima, Japan.
Tokushima Station (徳島駅, Tokushima-eki) is a JR Shikoku railway station located in Tokushima, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.
Shikoku University (四国大学, Shikoku daigaku) is a private university in Tokushima, Japan.
Naruto Otsuka Sports Park Pocarisweat Stadium (Japanese: 鳴門・大塚スポーツパークポカリスエットスタジアム), or Pocarisweat Stadium in short, is a multi-purpose stadium in Naruto, Tokushima, Japan.
Matsushige (松茂町, Matsushige-chō) is a town located in Itano District, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.