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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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  • It was a spot eager Amakusa City tourism into great power in relation to world heritage. Active, such as the sightseeing guide volunteers, established near the restrooms and parking. Museum nearby, city officials who carefully taught, history of the Church. Inside is a very solemn and tastefully decorated. I felt the greatness of the inhabitants have preserved the faith despite the persecuted kakure Kirishitan, history, during the Edo period.
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  • The Church of sakitu certified recently world heritage site. In a beautiful church in the small port city of Amakusa. Learn the history of kakure Kirishitan, history and Folklore Museum of sakitu, such as nearby.
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  • We have hidden streets and nestled in a small alley in the small fishing village and near the hotel. From the opposite bank of the Creek was and who rose head is impressive.
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