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Address: Miyauchicho, Omihachiman 523-0828, Shiga Prefecture

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A hike worth the effort

Whether you want to spend some time with your hun, feel like a small hike, or simply want to see across Lake Biwa, it certainly works. If you're here for love, on top of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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Hikone, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Whether you want to spend some time with your hun, feel like a small hike, or simply want to see across Lake Biwa, it certainly works. If you're here for love, on top of the mountain is a shrine dedicated to lovers (or finding that certain someone) and there are lots of pink flowers currently in bloom which help make... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

All that seems to be left of the castle is the remnants of a stone wall so it was quite disappointing to find that there is nothing of the castle itself, but the ride in the cablecar and the view is worth the visit. We also visited the shrine that was on the summit. The town itself is also worth... More 

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Address: Address: Miyauchicho, Omihachiman 523-0828, Shiga Prefecture
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Shiga Prefecture  >  Omihachiman

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