Muroto, City in Japan
General Information about Muroto
Muroto (Muroto) is a small town within KÅchi prefecture in the Shikoku region. Sister city of Muroto is Port Lincoln in Australia.
You can travel directly to Muroto via an airport. There is a fishing port in the city. Trains do not go here. You need another means of transportation to get to Muroto.
Famous persons connected with Muroto are Taro Asashio (born 1955) and Utei Nakagawa (1914 - 2001).
Travel tips for Muroto
Top Muroto destinations for your sightseeing are the Cape Muroto surroundings (å®¤æˆ¸å²¬å‘¨è¾º) throughout the year, the Muroto world geopark center (å®¤æˆ¸ä¸–ç•Œã‚¸ã‚ªãƒ‘ãƒ¼ã‚¯ã‚»ãƒ³ã‚¿ãƒ¼) throughout the year and the Kira-river townscape (å‰è‰¯å·ã®ç”ºä¸¦ã¿) throughout the year.
Do you want to see fireworks in Muroto? The Hometown Muroto festival (ãµã‚‹ã•ã¨å®¤æˆ¸ã¾ã¤ã‚Š) with 2.500 rockets is popular. You can best watch from the sea station "Toromu".
You want to eat well and enjoy a drink in Muroto? The Muroto red snapper bowl (å®¤æˆ¸ã‚ãƒ³ãƒ¡ä¸¼) is recommended by locals. The restaurant "Kagetsu" (æ–™äºã€ŒèŠ±æœˆã€) in Mutsu 2586 (å®¤æ´¥2586) is popular.
Do you already own a souvenir from Muroto? You could buy for example the Muroto deep ocean salt, available in the Aqua Farm.
Flowers and Foliage
Discover the cherry blossom in Muroto from 02/01 to 03/31, best in the Muroto regional park (å®¤æˆ¸åºƒåŸŸå…¬åœ’). To mention in Muroto is the field mustard in flower, which you can see in the Cape Muroto surroundings (å®¤æˆ¸å²¬å‘¨è¾º) from 01/02 to 02/29.