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The Best Castles in Tohoku

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Castles in Tohoku

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    Tsuruga Castle , Aizuwakamatsu
    Visit Tsuruga Castle to explore one of finest examples of traditional Japanese castles and a last refuge of the samurai. The castle suffered
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    Hirosaki Castle , Hirosaki
    Sitting above a sea of cherry trees, Hirosaki Castle represents a rare intact example of an authentic hirayama-style Japanese castle. First c
    Tours from $138
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    Visit the historic site of Sendai Castle (Aoba Castle), an Edo-period structure destroyed in World War II. Demolished during the 1945 bombing
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    A National Treasure of Japan, Osaki Hachiman Shrine appeals to tourists with its architecture, scenic surroundings, and quiet setting ideal f
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    Kaminoyama Castle , Kaminoyama
    Kaminoyama Castle is a hirayama-style Japanese castle located in the center of the city of Kaminoyama, eastern Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Th
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