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Hamamatsu Castle, Hamamatsu
Categories: Castles, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Learn about the beginnings of the Edo period and gain extensive views of the Pacific Ocean at Hamamatsu Castle. Before becoming the ruler of Japan, Tokugawa leyasu lived in this hilltop fort for 17 years. After taking over the stronghold in 1568, the founder of the Edo period renovated it, adding the stone palisade that still stands today. The garden around the main keep has an abundance of blossoms, while the observatory on the top floor of the building offers striking views of the sea. Make Hamamatsu Castle a centerpiece of your Hamamatsu vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Hamamatsu trip itinerary planner.
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The hachimaki-style ishigaki walls of Hamamatsujō are of interest. They zig-zag (byobu-ore), and have short inward projecting wall sections (irizumi) and short outward projecting wall sections (dezumi... read more »
他ではなかなか見られない野面積みの石垣です。石の色もまちまちなところがまたいい。 天守は外からだけでもいいかな？コンクリート造りなのでちょっとした展示館のつもりで入るなら〇。It is rebreath stone rarely see elsewhere. With various color of the stone is also good. I wonder if can Castle is only from the outside? If you go with the intention of the exhibition hall was a concrete ○.show original
This castle is rather small, consisting of 3 levels. Level 1 is the ticket counter (entrance fee 200 yen) and souvenir shop. Level 2 showcased some historical artefacts in Japanese, no English transla... read more »
I had a pleasant experience at this Castle and would recommend visiting it .in addition try the local Hamamatsu Gyoza it's delicious.
The castle is very small but i enjoyed the garden next to it during Spring and it was very nice.
Nobu WatHamamatsu Castle, known as Castle of Ieyasu. Hamamatsu is located in the prefectures of Aichi Prefecture and Shizuoka Prefecture West and the largest city in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. About 800000 people population, are more than the capital city of Shizuoka city. Very famous Act (212 m), and boasts of the largest city in the prefecture. Castle en route to a major monzeki to confirm (there were explanatory signs on the side of the road) to the tower when it comes! Stacked stone wall Hamamatsu Castle was originally one of the castles of the Imagawa clan in the Sengoku period, but nowadays is like current fortification technology do not yet exist, seems like a tent. Iio's vassals ruled region after the decline of the Imagawa clan, but was captured by Ieyasu (location of the Hamamatsu Castle now), its castle. Of course at this time no stone technology. Stacked stone walls and build majestic castles and advanced technology are upward in by the tremendous power of Hideyoshi's first rally of the engineers and laborers and realized something. Current Hamamatsu Castle by Ieyasu after the Edo shogunate made the Castle, Hideyoshi-era Hamamatsu Castle was something spectacular of course with a stone wall, but by Ieyasu to complete has been buried so. That's like chest destroyed around Hideyoshi's Castle, Hideyoshi Osaka Castle during the Edo period Osaka Castle was destroyed, as the Tokugawa Osaka Castle was rebuilt again. Symbolizes power, but also I do not want to be. Is that this area is Hamamatsu Castle, some tried to bigwigs from City Hall North building next to the large side this time. But is the current tower was restored, a small but elegant? Are filled. Next to the Town Hall from suguar Castle, so this area tired so much. By the way, you can encounter of the young in the middle of this area when Ieyasu. Billed as the "young Tokugawa Ieyasu". And by the way of Tokugawa Ieyasu in Hamamatsu Castle during the Edo period, often displacing, the Lords have come most ranks; It is also a somewhat unlucky looks like Castle. There dad and pray for success would you like? Such prayers will come true. (It's shrines and temples not) and is not telling anyone but. (Lol) Castle overlooking the town, but far to the sea could not be seen. Would often not know remnants of Hideyoshi and the dense forests in it is buried a lot of precious historical relics of the Momoyama period.show original
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