Kameishi (Turtle Rock), Asuka-mura

Kameishi (Turtle Rock) is located in Asuka-mura. Make Kameishi (Turtle Rock) a centerpiece of your Asuka-mura vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Asuka-mura online tour builder .
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  • Like most of the ancient stones in Asuka (and there's plenty!), scholars can only guess at what they were and what they were used for. There is an ancient legend associated with it. The stone currentl...  more »
  • Street signs are solid no, so in autumn coolness, I was looking for a little bit. Really a little back from the main street. It is impossible in the car to walk, or bike. Who built what purpose an unknown like artificial stone turtle. In the seed of the story or tub?
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  • Everything went in September, was passed around by bicycle, finds there way here and there along the normally there in the morning by the time takes shadow of a pole.
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  • This, my friends, is a turtle rock. It is the turtleiest and rockiest turtle rock that ever did cap the lands. There is some ancient folklore chiseled into a plaque -- but for the most part, it is just talking about how a sculptor turned a rock into a turtle. I'd recommend making a quick pit-stop at the market beside the 亀石 either before your visit so that you can refresh and prepare your mind and body for the sheer brilliance that is the turtle rock.
  • Historic rock is the only guide book and also not very well has not developed into a tourist attraction, did not learn and discover. It is best to stop at one end of the hiking and cycling, to take pictures.
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  • History of 400 ancient Romans. Long time ago people were crafted in such big stone surprise! It's also humor enough. * Convenient access from Jr NARA station. As good as the Heron's Nara Kotsu 2 days ticket! Bus, kashiharajingū-Mae Station and Asuka station 1 hour 1 book, growing can be achieved "site tour" is prepared, make sure the time.
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  • Soon followed, and history is there really and you touching. And I I was a student, learn more and put good...
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  • On the side of the narrow road a little away from the road. Asuka enjoied the best riding around on a sunny day! Various legends, enjoy.
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