More about Sakaiminato
Why Cruise to Sakaiminato?
This bustling fishing port is close to an important shrine and a castle
Most top attractions are outside the town and require a tour or transportation
A small town that's not overrun by Western tourists and offers plenty of history
Currency & Best Way to Get Money?
Currency in Sakaiminato is the Japanese yen. For up-to-date currency conversion figures, visit www.xe.com. The best way to get cash is to use an ATM at a convenience store. Look for a 7-Eleven, Lawson's or Family Mart. You'll find plenty of them in the city center, about 10 minutes from the port.
Japanese is Sakaiminato's official language. Some younger people and those at main attractions will likely know some English, but there are far fewer English speakers than in large cities.