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Inuyama Castle, Inuyama

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Originally built in 1440 and strengthened in 1537, Inuyama Castle boasts the status of one of Japan's oldest castles, and one of only twelve surviving from before the Edo period. Situated on a hilltop, the castle overlooks Inuyama and the Kiso River. Explore the wooden castle floors and see the armory and storage room, or visit the main keep to admire the relics and artifacts from the castle's turbulent past. Climb to the top floor of the castle and enjoy the panoramic city views from the balcony. To visit Inuyama Castle on your trip to Inuyama, use our Inuyama route app .
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  • The castle was disappointed during the construction, but we could see a splendid castle on the mountain. It is a castle different from concrete where the sound of the national treasure suits.
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  • Took the train from Nagoya to Inuyamayuen station, which is located very near to the Kiso river. Walked along the bank towards the castle which was visible in the distance (about 1.2 km); very pleasan...  more »
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