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Inuyama Castle, Inuyama

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Originally built in 1440 and strengthened in 1537, Inuyama Castle boasts the status of one of Japan's oldest castles, and one of only twelve surviving from before the Edo period. Situated on a hilltop, the castle overlooks Inuyama and the Kiso River. Explore the wooden castle floors and see the armory and storage room, or visit the main keep to admire the relics and artifacts from the castle's turbulent past. Climb to the top floor of the castle and enjoy the panoramic city views from the balcony. To visit Inuyama Castle on your trip to Inuyama, use our Inuyama route app.
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  • We were staying in Nagoya for 5 nights and went for a visit to Inuyama Castle. We bought a combo ticket from the Meitetsu company which, for 1380 yen per person, included round trip on the train...  more »
  • Inuyama castle is much nearer in Inuyamayuan station but taking a stroll from Inuyama station would also be nice. Starting from the station, the historic street lined with old structures, it would...  more »
  • Small city, small castle, but... still you can get somethings more.. It is one of only 12 original Japanese castles in Japan. Less Tourist especially foreigner... So, it is pretty quiet. There are...  more »

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