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169 Wadayamacho Takeda, Asago 669-5252, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

1.Known as Castle of Sky Recently became famous because of the photo of castle floating in the clouds.But if you want to take the same picture you have to wait a misty day in late autumn and climb up the mountain at the other side...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank GAIDA2014
Reviewed September 18, 2016

It took us about 30 minutes to climb up to the ruins. It was quite steep and challenging for me, had to stop a couple of times to catch my breath and when I got to the top I was sweating all over. The view...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Irwan_Laming
Reviewed July 13, 2016

There's a free park off of 277, about 20 min drive from the base of the mountain that you can easily drive and take a great picture. I'd suggest bringing a 200-300mm zoom for a very unique picture but one that many people take from...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank KeniSama
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Ive been to many corners in Japan but this might be my favorite- the surrounding area, the ruins and the trees around them, the few tourists around and the view- all beyond words. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Mish_H50
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Marvelous views - although a ruin it remains impressive and one can imagine the power of the lord In the clouds in autumn but on a bright day wonderful hike up from the Takeda station

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Beaumontsan
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Known today as "Japan's Machu Picchu" Takeda-jō was a hill top castle in Hyōgo Prefecture. Hill-top castles are easy to defend, but very difficult to supply, and somewhat out of the way strategically speaking. Climb to the top of Takeda, and try to imagine having...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed March 30, 2016

It's a steep little climb from the train station but well worth the effort. The view on a clear day is lovely.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank nunoncastors
Reviewed March 18, 2016

I climbed to the castle from Takeda station on a rainy day. The hike was ok, but not suitable for everyone, I took my Mother and carried a baby which naturally prolonged the time to reach the castle. The price is now 500en which is...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Jeremybr
Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

The period from September to November is the ideal period to visit Takeda Castle Ruin because it offers the best chance of catching the Castle ruin enveloped in a sea of cloud. Visited the Castle ruin this morning but after the rain, the cloud has...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank SoonKuan
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Drove from Kobe, which took about 2 hours (1:15-3:20 am, with rests) and maybe 20,00 yen in highway tolls.. Parked in the dark parking lot near Aeon shopping center, everything was pitch black apart from car lights so I was really glad I had a...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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