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Marugame Castle, Marugame
Categories: Castles, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
A landmark of Marugame city perched on Mount Kameyama, Marugame Castle features the original castle donjon tower, one of the 12 remaining in Japan. Get magnificent panoramic views of the city, Mount Iino, Shiwaku Islands, and Great Seto Bridge as you climb to the top of the castle. Built in 1597, the castle features a huge 500-600 m (1,640-1,970 ft) long stone wall, which rises up to 50 m (164 ft) above ground level at points. The wall is named after a folding fan, a symbol of the area, and you can even take part in a fan-making workshop in the castle by appointment. Easily visible from many spots in the city, the castle sits about 1 km (0.6 mi) from Marugame station. Arrange your visit to Marugame Castle and discover more family-friendly attractions in Marugame using our Marugame itinerary maker.
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城の天守は小さいが 眺めと石垣は素晴らしいと思います❗ 掘りを渡り大手門を入ると 急勾配を 徒歩にて一気に登り 見返り坂まできてみると 石垣と登った坂に感動します❗さらに急坂を少し上がると三ノ丸跡… ここからの眺めは素晴らしいものがあります❗ さらにいよいよ天守までくれば海抜66㍍に❗天守閣と海をバックに素晴らしい写真をとる事が出来ます❗ 上から望む石垣も素晴らしいものがあります❗ この城は唯一天... read more »Donjon of the castle is a small but wonderful views and the stone walls are ❗ over digging, big Gates, and steep climbing on foot to Hill climbed the stone walls and Zaka, we try and impress ❗ up a steep slope and co-existed traces. View from here are cool stuff ❗ in addition to finally come to the Tower 66 meters above sea level ❗ can take great photos back to Castle and the sea ❗ looking from above has cool stuff ❗ Castle is the only Castle Cannon square depression has space ❗ Castle from the Tokugawa shogunate were only allowed to be equipped with a cannon towards the sea and it is ❗ we advise to go please if you could come to marugame ❗show original
丸亀城は、日本百名城のひとつであり、現存天守12城のひとつでもある。小高い山の上に天守があり、訪れるには結構な登り坂を上がっていかないといけない。しかし、石垣を横目に歩くのはそれもまた楽しい。天守は小さいながら昔のまま残っているので、歴史ロマンを感じることができる。季節柄、桜がきれいで、城に彩を添えてくれていた。全体的にどこを切り取っても絵になる城だ。Marugame Castle, hyakumeizan (百名山) in Japan, and is one of the extant Castle 12 Castle. I think it does not go up quite uphill to visit the castle atop the Hill. However, it also fun walking in the stone wall. Because the remains of the old castle is a small but historic romance can be felt. In the beautiful season, cherry, Castle had me along with Aya. This is the Castle where you cut in the overall picture.show original
It's best to view this as a castle-based park rather than a castle, as the keep looks rather small and lonely up top (I decided not to pay to enter, having already visited the castles in Kochi and Hik... read more »
Niosun BeachIt is a castle with one of the few castles surviving. Amazing 360-degree panorama is seen here as a local one. Seto-Ohashi bridge when the weather is good and looks up the washuzan mountain in Okayama.show original
誠一松岡Stone walls, was fine. The best view from the climb. Volunteer for the Bank to explain the various things. Without explanation, just long Hill, a splendid stone wall and views were turned. Good memories! How to volunteer, please keep it up thisshow original
Yusuke Moriya100 is one of the Castle. You can check also boasts the tallest stone is seen from a distance. And a close look at its height is overwhelming, I would look up. Conversely without impact as a stone castle, is disappointingly small.show original
武美幸It is a very beautiful castle, a splendid stone wall. Open view and climb steep slopes, has far-reaching views all around. I was surprised people in the past such expensive, beautiful stone-laden technology.show original
Mik nobIt slopes to the top. The donjon are designated national treasures. Small but quaint. In addition, curved stone wall is amazing. It is a momentum with 90000 people broke the visitors this year, reaching 100000 people.show original
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