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Takamatsu is a city facing the Seto Inland Sea in Kagawa Prefecture. The city’s warm, dry, calm climate throughout the year makes it an optimal place to hold conventions. The city has long flourished history as the gateway to Shikoku Island, and offers the best advantages of land and sea. The versatile convention facilities adjacent to JR Takamatsu Station offer unobstructed views of the calm waters and countless islands of the gorgeous Seto Inland Sea, and the waterfront area offers an easily accessible cluster of lodging facilities and transportation terminals. Takamatsu Airport has direct flights to Seoul, Shanghai, Taiwan and Hong Kong as well as Haneda and Narita Airports.


Takamatsu Airport→Sunport Area:Approx. 45 min. by airport limousine bus
JR Okayama Station→JR Takamatsu Station:Minimum 52 min. (Rapid Express Marine Liner)

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Hotel 37 4,473
Ryokan 5 312
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Takamatsu Convention & Visitors Bureau

Pre-/Post-Convention Programs

Sanuki Udon Noodle-making Experience
Sanuki Udon Noodle-making Experience
Marugame Uchiwa Making Experience
Marugame Uchiwa Making Experience
  • Sanuki udon noodle-making experience
    Udon artisans who stick to the traditional tastes of Takamatsu, the home of Sanuki udon, teach visitors how to make udon noodles from scratch. Then, boil and eat right on the spot. (Required time: about 90 minutes)
  • Marugame Uchiwa Making Experience
    Made from a single piece of bamboo, the Marugame Uchiwa fan is designated as a national traditional craft. Kagawa Prefecture boasts the largest share of uchiwa in Japan. You can experience making uchiwa, such as by participating in skeleton making, painting and pasting.

Support Programs for Convention

Support for bidding process
Category Type of Support Availability Languages
Site inspection Arranging an inspection trip for site selection English, Chinese, Korean
Support for hosting/preparation
Category Type of Support Availability Languages
PR Support for encouraging participation in the event English, Chinese, Korean
Supporting other PR activities English, Chinese, Korean
Conference and event preparation Providing information on PCOs, travel agencies and event management companies
Providing information on reception venues (including unique venues)
Providing information on related programs (local attractions, traditional performing arts, post-convention programs, sightseeing and hands-on experiences with Japanese culture for persons accompanying conference participants)
Providing tourism information English, Chinese, Korean
Requesting nominal support
Coordinating with relevant organizations
Conference and event operation Arranging reception venues (including unique venues)
Arranging volunteers English
Setting up an information desk English, Chinese, Korean
Providing maps/guidebooks for participants English, Chinese, Korean
Arranging shuttle buses
Providing convention bags
Hospitality Welcome posters and digital signage English, Chinese, Korean
Welcome message by the head of the local government English, Chinese, Korean
Providing discount tickets to tourist facilities
Providing discounts on public transportation
Dispatching tourism ambassadors
Related programs Making arrangements for attractions and traditional performing arts
Making arrangements for post-convention programs
Making arrangements for sightseeing and hands-on experiences of Japanese culture for persons accompanying conference participants
Arranging tour interpreters and guides

Support Programs for Incentive Travel

Support for Promoting Incentive Travel
Type of Support Availability
Site inspection support (provision of accommodation, food, tourist activities) -
Creation of draft proposals, providing information
Support During Incentive Travel
Type of Support Availability
Airport transfer services
Welcome banners
Chartered transport (e.g. coaches)
Prepaid cards for public transport
Venues (MICE facilities, unique venues)
Event management services
Recruiting volunteers to assist at events
Excursions, technical visits etc.
Attractions, entertainment etc.
Experience programs
Local cuisine, traditional cuisine
Greeting at airport or station
Greeting or welcome letter from local government head
Travel brochures
Discount coupons -
Giveaways -