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Takamatsu Castle, Takamatsu
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Step back in time in the heart of the city at Takamatsu Castle, one of Japan's three "castles on the sea." Admire the moats that give the castle its categorization, filled by drawing in seawater using the tides and sluice gates. Though most of the complex was destroyed during the Meiji period, reconstruction is underway. View the two original towers still standing, along with the moat and the walls. Afterwards, sit and relax in the castle's stone garden among cherry and pine trees. Plan to visit Takamatsu Castle during your Takamatsu vacation using our convenient Takamatsu vacation builder.
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  • When the tide comes in at Takamatsu Castle, it comes up to lap against the steps of the north gate and it goes out it leave a sandy moat behind. Truly this is one of the Edo Period’s three great water...  more »
  • A time to kill? Do there so a tour! There is more Castle. There are only its foundations. The garden is not fancy but worth the walk. There are also exhibitions from time to time. We could see lots of bonsai in a situation. I enclose the photos.
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  • In the first decade went to Takamatsu Castle Park. I liked the view from the observation deck of the Tower after not go when I went before. Park and is behind the port and inland view. Seaside Castle is so rare. Also who it was a weekday morning less obscurely, everywhere you go.
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