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Sakitsu athedral Church, Amakusa
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Overlooking the picturesque harbor of a small, rustic fishing village, Sakitsu athedral Church provides a lovely view of the area. With the present structure built in 1934 by a French missionary, the construction of this neo-Gothic cathedral was supervised by a Japanese architect, a fact reflected in its visible mixture of styles. The stairs above the cathedral lead to Sakistu Chapel Bells observation deck, from where you can enjoy a 360-degree panorama of the surrounding mountains, bays, and inlets. If you want to enter the cathedral, you will still need to remove your shoes. You can reach the site by bus, getting off at the Kyokai-iriguchi stop. See Sakitsu athedral Church and all Amakusa has to offer by arranging your trip with our Amakusa itinerary builder.
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  • Great cultural heritage buildings, such as admiring as well, looking from the bottom is. Not every so often, usually inside the watch free of charge, but often the wedding ceremony or mass... events something. Access is a little inconvenient.... This is also called a cathedral also known as the sea.
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  • Is the Church, in the small fishing port of Amakusa in lives of people. Along with the beautiful buildings, and enjoy views of the surroundings. Parking is tight, so as soon as possible to visit the place.
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  • Church shooting purpose went from Tokyo. Of the five nearest free parking was empty good luck. Several souvenir shops as's number of pet cats. It was in the lane. Was taken from the opposite bank is to return JAL Inflight Magazine (October 2016) was published.
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