Today visit the sights that Kochi has to offer!
-Sunday Market – Only on Sunday
Sunday Market Kochi’s Sunday market has been running for more than 300 years. Stretching for about 1km from the front gate of Kochi Castle and there are about 400 stalls offering specialty products like local vegetables, fruits, flowers, plants, wares, sweets and street food.
Kochi Castle Constructed at the beginning of the 17th century, Kochi Castle is the only castle in Japan where the original tenshu and honmaru (castle tower and main keep) are still standing. 15 of the structures in the castle grounds have been designated as Important National Cultural Properties
Chikurin-ji Temple is one of the 88 pilgrimage, Henro, temple in Shikoku Island. Strolling the peaceful and beautiful temple with a monk. The monk will guide you and explain about whole premises, and guide you to the next temple on the Henro trail, Sekkei-ji Temple.
-Makino Botanical Garden
Makino Botanical Garden boasts about 3000 kinds of plant species throughout the year, and is one of the prominent botanical gardens in Japan
Return to Kochi Station from Chikurin-ji Temple (approx. 20 mins by public transport) & Enjoy dinner at one of the local spots, Hirome Market.
60 stalls are inside the market, offering Kochi’s specialty food, beer, Sake and even souvenir shops with unique local products.