Takahashi (高梁市), a city in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, is renowned for its historical and cultural landmarks. It is home to the well-preserved Bitchū Matsuyama Castle, one of the few original mountain castles in Japan, and Raikyū-ji, a Zen Buddhist temple known for its beautiful gardens. The city's rich heritage includes the traditional streets of the Fukiya Furusato Village, famous for its red copper roofs. Takahashi also boasts a vibrant cultural scene with local festivals and activities that celebrate its deep historical roots and scenic landscapes.

💻 Takahashi City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Takahashi

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District Postal Code
Nariwacho Tajiko 〒716-0113
Hinasecho Haruki 〒716-0067
Bicchucho Fuka 〒716-0304
Bicchucho Fuse 〒716-0302
Nakaicho Nishigata 〒719-2402
Nariwacho Aisaka 〒716-0333
Nariwacho Koizumi 〒716-0332
Nariwacho Sakamoto 〒719-2343
Nariwacho Shimohara 〒716-0111
Nariwacho Hoshibara 〒716-0112
Takakuracho Ibe 〒719-2123
Ainomachi 〒716-0009
Asahimachi 〒716-0039
Igamachi 〒716-0018
Ishibiyacho 〒716-0015
Ukancho Ukan 〒716-1321
Ukancho Kamiukan 〒716-1322
Ujicho Anada 〒719-2233
Ujicho Uji 〒719-2232
Ujicho Toobara 〒719-2231
Ujicho Hongo 〒719-2234
Uchisange 〒716-0004
Okumandacho 〒716-0007
Ochiaicho Abe 〒716-0061
Ochiaicho Chikanori 〒716-0062
Onzakicho 〒716-0017
Kakinokicho 〒716-0028
Kajimachi 〒716-0023
Kataharacho 〒716-0013
Kamidanicho 〒716-0041
Kawakamicho Obara 〒716-0222
Kawakamicho Kamiotake 〒716-0211
Kawakamicho Koyama 〒716-0223
Kawakamicho Koyamaichi 〒716-0221
Kawakamicho Shimootake 〒716-0212
Kawakamicho Nika 〒716-0207
Kawakamicho Jito 〒716-0201
Kawakamicho Ryoke 〒716-0204
Kawabatacho 〒716-0005
Kawamocho 〒719-2121
Kogacho 〒716-0026
Kojincho 〒716-0025
Kokougecho 〒716-0006
Kosecho 〒716-1311
Sakaemachi 〒716-0035
Shimodanicho 〒716-0042
Shimomachi 〒716-0022
Shinmachi 〒716-0012
Kawakamicho Shiwasu 〒716-0205
Takakuracho Oseonaga 〒716-0003
Takakuracho Tai 〒719-2122
Tamagawacho Shitagiri 〒716-0053
Tamagawacho Tama 〒716-0052
Tamagawacho Mashihara 〒716-0054
Daikucho 〒716-0024
Dancho 〒716-0047
Chugenmachi 〒716-0021
Tsugawacho Imazu 〒716-0002
Tsugawacho Yagawa 〒716-0001
Teppocho 〒716-0031
Teramachi 〒716-0019
Nakaicho Tsutsu 〒719-2401
Kawakamicho Nanachi 〒716-0202
Nakanocho 〒716-0014
Nakabaracho 〒716-0045
Kawakamicho Misawa 〒716-0203
Nariwacho Osaji 〒716-0334
Nariwacho Kamihina 〒716-0102
Kawakamicho Yoshigi 〒716-0206
Nariwacho Shimohina 〒716-0101
Nariwacho Nakano 〒719-2342
Nariwacho Nariwa 〒716-0121
Nariwacho Hane 〒716-0331
Nariwacho Hayama 〒716-0122
Nariwacho Fukiya 〒719-2341
Nariwacho Fuyori 〒716-0335
Ochiaicho Shirochi 〒716-0064
Hamacho 〒716-0038
Haradaminamicho 〒716-0044
Haradakitacho 〒716-0043
Higashimachi 〒716-0034
Bicchucho Shitoyoze 〒716-0301
Bicchucho Nagaya 〒716-0303
Bicchucho Nishiyama 〒716-0323
Bicchucho Nishiyuno 〒716-0322
Bicchucho Higashiyuno 〒716-0321
Bicchucho Hirakawa 〒716-0311
Ochiaicho Harada 〒716-0063
Honmachi 〒716-0011
Masamunecho 〒716-0037
Matsubaracho Ozuyori 〒716-0065
Matsubaracho Kobara 〒716-0068
Matsubaracho Matsuoka 〒716-0066
Matsubaradori 〒716-0036
Matsuyama 〒716-0051
Minamimachi 〒716-0033
Mukocho 〒716-0029
Yahatacho 〒716-0027
Yunomicho 〒716-0032
Yokocho 〒716-0046
Raikyujicho 〒716-0016
Wadacho 〒716-0008

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Takahashi for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Takahashi, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Takahashi. The first type of PO box is provided by Takahashi Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Takahashi to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from ¥2,050 for a 1kg parcel to ¥64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at ¥1,800 for a 1kg parcel to ¥21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Takahashi via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.