Regional Information Okayama

“Sunny land Okayama,” with superior business environment and less risk of natural disaster

Your Regional Guide : Tomoyuki Shiose

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2-4-6 Uchisange, Kita-ku, Okayama-City, Okayama Prefecture 700-8570
Tel: +81-86-226-7374 Fax: +81-86-225-3449


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The information below is as of November 2017.

Living environment

Warm climate and comparatively few natural disasters provides a comfortable and safe living environment. The area has the largest number of days with rainfall less than one millimeter in Japan.

International schools

Attending an international school in a nearby city using the Shinkansen is possible.
E.g.: Approx. 31 minutes to Kobe by Shinkansen/44 minutes to Osaka by Shinkansen

Health services catering to foreigners

Okayama Medical Information Network
medical institutions capable of providing services in foreign languages: 470 English, 22 Chinese, and 7 Korean