(8) White walls and black roofs of old Kurashiki 倉敷市の観光

the tokyo files archives 東京ファイル

Photos and travel information about Kurashiki倉敷市, in Okayama Prefecture 岡山県.

Local train ride from Okayama to Kurashiki Station:

1. Local train from Okayama to Kurashiki

Walking from Kurashiki Station to the bikan historical district:

3. Kurashiki storefront dragon

The bikan district is home to a pleasant canal and dozens of 17th-century kura 倉 warehouses from which the city earned its name:

The black roofs of Kurashiki glistening in the sun, as seen from the nearby Achi shrine 阿智神社 (Achi jinja):

8. Kurashiki bikan district black roofs shiny

Kurashiki tourist and sightseeing maps:

Location of old Kurashiki on Google maps: here

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