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Kagamiyama Observatory

Kagamiyama, Karatsu, Saga Prefecture 847-0022, Japan
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Ranked #3 of 32 Attractions in Karatsu
Type: Lookouts, Landmarks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Sitting on top of a hill, it has a nice garden, a temple with torii gates and a nice observations deck with a nice view of Niji No Matsubara (“Rainbow Pine Grove”). This place was named after a local legend about a princess and a mirror (KAGAMI) by her lover. A statue of her is located by the observation deck.

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