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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Chugoku

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Historical Places in Chugoku

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    Itsukushima Shrine , Hatsukaichi
    4.8
    A World Heritage-listed Shinto temple, Itsukushima Shrine remains best known for its red torii gate, "floating" on the surface of the Inland
    Tours from $41
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    Matsue Castle , Matsue
    4.4
    Known for its iconic dark exterior, Matsue Castle represents one of only a dozen medieval castles remaining in the country. The castle's key
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    4.5
    Likely the oldest site of its kind in the country, Izumo Taisha Shrine also represents as one of the most important places of worship in the
    Tours from $4,230
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    4.4
    Stroll through history at Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, a nostalgic neighborhood characterized by its Edo Period architecture, weeping
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    Miyajima , Hatsukaichi
    4.8
    Take a ferry ride to Miyajima, a scenic island off the coast of Hiroshima known for its Shinto shrine with a traditional torii gate. Stroll a
    Tours from $64
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