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Kakegawa Castle, Kakegawa
Categories: Castles, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Take in the striking Irayama-style architecture of Kakegawa Castle. Originally completed in 1487, the citadel has now been restored to its former glory, using traditional techniques and materials. Observe displays of weapons, armor, and documents in the building, and look out for the strategically placed ambush hideout on the way in. You should prepare for an uphill walk to where the castle perches, so wear comfortable shoes and bring plenty of water along with you. See Kakegawa Castle and all Kakegawa has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kakegawa itinerary planner.
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I was only able to visit the garden of the castle because I arrived after the opening hours so i can't tell anything about the inside but the outside is really nice, the castle and garden looks really... read more »
掛川城の歴史を改めて知ることができ とても楽しめた、小ぶりな城だがバランスが良く遠くからの景観もとても素晴らしい。Knowing the history of Kakegawa Castle again and really enjoyed the small castle is balance and great scenery from afar.show original
石造りの階段を登りきったら直ぐに天守が見えて、そして登れます。テッペンからは掛川駅や掛川市内が一望できます。また、忍者の格好した係の方が気さくにお城と城主の紹介を丁寧にしてくださいます。 また、隣接する平屋の屋敷も広くて凄くリラックス出来る空間でした。See Castle immediately once you climbed up the stairs of the stone, and climb. Panoramic views from the Kakegawa city, Kakegawa station. Also the person that dressed as ninjas friendly introduction of the Castle and Castle carefully to me. It was also the adjacent one-story house is spacious and very relaxing space.show original
粥川卓弥TAKUYA KAYUKAWAMain points of each other Castle, Kakegawa Castle--. Kakegawa Castle--Ambitious Castle occupied Strategic in Tokai. By the lacquering of the Sengoku period through the totomi Yamauchi's transformation to the earthworks. From its appearance is touted as the Tokai Castle. The legend also called cloud Castle. Through the scrambles of the 16th Century, by the construction of Yamauchi Clan who had taken over Totomi Province, this castle was transformed to the mordern castle. From its aesthetics, reputed to be the Magnificent Castle in Tokai. It's called "Unmu (Stratus) Castle" where was accociated with the legend. "A good horse running through a small night at Mt. chestnut River also so-called cloud Castle" "through the darkness the swift horses go ahead on the way to kurigatake, inflaming the high fog on the castle over river"--Japanese Poem (Tanka) free translatedshow original
花澤照雄It is a castle in the town. Exhausted in the great castle of the stroll a little not so feel free to go. Castle's volunteer guides who and explained politely.show original
Tsu oyaGo local, could not go over the years and had a great time. It was beautiful scenery. Because the summer was pretty tired.show original
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