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Uwajima Castle, Uwajima

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Hike the ancient stairway to Uwajima Castle, a fortified structure well known as one of only 12 in the country to retain its original wooden keep. This modest hilltop castle affords elevated views over the bay and the township, stretching to the verdant hills that surround. Within the three-tiered keep, you can inspect swords and armor, alongside portraits of the feudal lords who owned them. Though the hike to the castle takes only 10-15 minutes, the steep and uneven trail may not be suitable for those with mobility difficulties. Work out when and for how long to visit Uwajima Castle and other Uwajima attractions using our handy Uwajima tourist route planner.
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  • Walk from station strong enough and arrive at the foot of tranditional. Then the Castle trail is traditionally choose any from road and the road was paved with concrete. Not suitable for a traditional way, from is seen well in the Middle, but Moss is growing on the stone, such as leather shoes smooth and shoe soles and high heels. While I go to the castle to get to the Museum. Visit tranditional was moved because I should. Castle is a three-tier first-tier ceilings are high and the width is widely felt, very solidly. I thought the Castle and into the Tower unusual sliding panels, built during the Edo period. You can see gate of standing up and on the way back from the pick and go different roads. It is a castle, so wear comfortable clothes and shoes should Castle.
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  • Uwajima Castle is a treat for anyone who loves history or architecture, since it is one of the 12 castles that was not destroyed and rebuilt. The huge, wood beams inside the small, three-story structu...  more »
  • Lid as a gentle slope to climb and climb in a short period of time is tight, and about 15 minutes to walk from the station, there are avenues. Castle itself is small. Uwajima city views from the Castle. And a little bit of armor, to take one kind take time.
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