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Hyotan-jima Cruise

Travel Guide - Hyotan-jima Cruise


The island-like area which comprises the central Tokushima City in between the Shinmachi-gawa and Suketo-gawa Rivers is called "Hyotan-jima", or gourd-shaped island, because of its shape. The tour boat conducts 30-munite free cruises around the island starting from Ryogoku-bashi Bridge at Shinmachi Riverside Park. You can enjoy watching the beautiful scenery of Tokushima city and passing under the number of bridges. The boat runs about every 40 minutes.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 11:00 - 15:40 (September - June)
  • 11:00 - 19:40 (July - August)
  • 9:00 - 22:00 (August 12 - 15)


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 200 yen (General, Adult) *for insurance
  • 100 yen (Child) *for insurance

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 7 minutes walk from JR Tokushima Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2-4, Minamiuchimachi, Tokushima-shi, Tokushima, 770-0846


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