Ehime Prefecture occupies the northwest part of Shikoku Island as well as many beautiful islands in the Seto Inland Sea, in Japan.
In the capital city, Matsuyama, you will love to see the famous bathhouse Dōgo Onsen Honkan, and the hilltop Matsuyama Castle, a superb feudal castle with its original watchtower. In this city there are also eight magnificent Buddhist temples of the 88-temple pilgrimage route of Shikoku.
Ehime offers vast natural wonders from rugged coastlines, mountains and forests to paradisiac islands. The city of Tōon is great to start exploring Ehime’s spetacular nature as well as discovering an interesting small city. Throughout the region you will be mesmerised by the castles and shrines, parks and gardens, scenic roads and bridges and superb museums. The live webcams will show some of the amazing sites from Ehime Prefecture that you will want to watch!
Location: Shikoku Island
Population: more than 1,3 million people
Other major cities: Imabari, Saijō, Niihama
Main attractions: “Dogo Onsen", Botchan Karakuri Clock, Shikoku Pilgrimage, Mount Ishizuchi, Matsuyama Castle, Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum, Towel Museum, Oyamazumi Shrine, Shimanami Kaido cycling route, Saijō festival, Shikoku Seiyo Geo Park, Kurushima Strait Boat Tour
Nearest Airports: Matsuyama Airport (MYJ - 松山空港)