Sanuki (さぬき市, Sanuki-shi) is a city in eastern Kagawa Prefecture, Japan with a population of 46,723. The city lies just east of the prefecture capital, Takamatsu. Sanuki stretches from the Seto Inland Sea in the north to the Sanuki Mountains and Tokushima Prefecture in the south.
|• Mayor||Shigeki Oyama (since May 2006)|
|• Total||158.63 km2 (61.25 sq mi)|
|• Density||290/km2 (760/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+09:00 (JST)|
|City hall address||Shido 5385-8, Sanuki City, Kagawa Prefecture (香川県さぬき市志度町5385番地８)|
Ōkubo-ji, the 88th and final temple of the Shikoku Pilgrimage is within the city, also famous for Shido-ji and Nagao-ji. Nagao-ji holds Shamisen-mochitsuki, an annual New Year's event on January 2.
- "Areas of prefectures, cities, etc". Geospatial Information Authority of Japan (in Japanese). Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism. January 1, 2021. p. 64. Retrieved 18 March 2021.
- "Population Statistics for September 1, 2020" (in Japanese). Kagawa Prefectural Government. September 1, 2020. Retrieved February 17, 2021.
- "Weekly News." KSB.
- Topics Sanuki-shi Official website in Japanese