Naoshima has become a magnet for contemporary art lovers worldwide. While exploring its many art sites, visitors can stroll through different parts of the island and stop to enjoy delicious meals.

Transportation on the Island

There are two ports on Naoshima: Miyanoura and Honmura. Art sites are located in three areas: Miyanoura, Honmura and the Benesse House vicinity. The local bus is convenient for traveling between these three areas. To enjoy the sites to the fullest, combine taking the bus with walking. There are many art sites as well as museums on the island, so we recommend that you allow enough time to enjoy each one.
Benesse Art Site Naoshima Official Website

Coin Lockers / Baggage Check

Miyanoura Port Terminal [Marine station Naoshima]

Outdoor lockers accessible 24 hours/day; 200 yen to 500 yen.
Indoor lockers from 5:30-20:30; 200 yen.

Accommodations in Naoshima

Benesse House
Naoshima Travel Information

Further Information

There will be many visitors during the peak season, We recommend that you give yourself plenty of time.