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Hamamatsu Castle, Hamamatsu

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Castle
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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  • It is cherry blossoms in full bloom. It is recommended both day and night. If you're a family, group I place under the Castle. Even weeping cherry trees in the Plains. Alone, in a couple slowly if you park under I. I think even a bench and relaxing.
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  • Hamamatsu cherry blossom? The Hamamatsu Castle car park is opened from the 8:30 morning. Tidy up sheet everyone without claiming to take place the day ago and keep the sheet from 7 o'clock in the morning janitor, go around.  Make sure that there are people who is taking place is assumed. Also parking does not open morning 5:00 from half-time ago the statue of Ieyasu SoCal and each group taking place are.  And the parking lot is open from good location does not exist. Because trash is large container on the walkway to the Museum Please dismiss them.
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  • This year's cherry blossoms are in full bloom of castles was just good time I visited was slow as 4/11, but is made of concrete, but Castle gate is a gate about 3 years ago restored in construction at that time. Japan garden also says how good it is
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  • The castle keep is small in comparison to nagoya or osaka but definitely a nice place to visit.
  • Stone Pilings are unique and so beautiful
  • 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.
  • Is beautiful