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Morioka Castle Ruins, Morioka

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Morioka Castle Ruins is located in Morioka. Make Morioka Castle Ruins a centerpiece of your Morioka vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Morioka trip generator.
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  • I had word Morioka Castle is difficult because Morioka Castle. From the well had a castle in Japan Japan's Morioka said. Here during the cherry blossom is only now that remains of the castle walls of the spot and is crowded.
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  • Is becoming the administrative center, was once a town, city, still castles and castle ruins in the center of town is a lot, but Morioka partly prefectural and City Hall, around the ruins of a castle. Remains of the castle itself remains only, such as stone walls, earthworks and moats around the castle is maintained as a park. Still worthy of the stone walls, the old offer a glimpse of.
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  • This park was absolutely stunning. I think we spent about 2 hours walking around but I could have spent much longer if we hadn't had a train to catch. The grounds were beautiful, the rose garden was g...  more »
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  • Quiet place for a morning stroll. The entire park is actually quite big with many trees and fresh air around.
  • Lovely little park full of hidden gardens and paths. The benches near the castle donjon monument provide nice views of the city, and the people like to strike up conversation or at least nod politely.
  • Good garden around for hanami. Overall it is about the scenery and garden in the middle of city.
  • It a park… all parks deserve a five star rating
  • We were bit lucky since we saw blossoming trees and a wedding photo shooting.

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Where to stay in Morioka

Look to the main train station for the most modern accommodations Morioka, with popular business hotels offering simple rooms, restaurants, and pools. Farther to the east, things get a little more characterful and atmospheric in traditional Japanese ryokans. Riverside options draw lots of visitors, while side-street guesthouses and hostels provide good options for budget-conscious travelers.
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