Kagawa was formerly known as the province of Sanuki (讃岐).
- 1 Takamatsu - the prefectural capital
- 2 Higashikagawa
- Kanonji - large sand sculpture of a coin - Zenigata Sunae - and viewing platform from Kotohiki Park.
- 3 Kotohira - built around the shrine of Konpira
- 4 Marugame - largest producer of Japanese fans (uchiwa) in Japan and home of one of the few remaining wooden castles.
- 5 Sakaide
- 6 Sanuki
- 7 Zentsuji
Kagawa is famous as the home of udon, thick chewy wheat noodles. The local type is still known by the province's old name as Sanuki udon.