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Beautiful sakura in surrounding park makes for a pleasant stroll

A short walk from the station and a climb up a flight of stairs takes you to the castle park... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2014
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Tiny hidden gem

Don't come here looking for a big castle with opulent gardens and magnificent views stretching to... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
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Oct 18, 2018
“The castle is not worth much but the surrounding areas are interesting”
Apr 12, 2018
“Tiny hidden gem”
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

What remains of the castle is not that interesting, though there is a park which is pleasant enough. I found that my time was much better spent walking around the Nioza historic road, which is right nearby the castle and is lined with some beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Don't come here looking for a big castle with opulent gardens and magnificent views stretching to the horizon. This is a tiny shrine, but very beautiful and quiet. A peaceful place, worth visiting especially just before sunset.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

It was a beautiful quite place, good remains of old traditional castle. Was a good experience to visit there.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

The Usuki Castle Ruin is one of the places in the Usuki walking map, but I find this a rather disappointing experience. If I were visiting some castle ruins, I would at least have expected to see the ruins of a castle, but there is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Chye C
Reviewed August 11, 2014

A short walk from the station and a climb up a flight of stairs takes you to the castle park. There is not much to see here and only few buildings remain, but it is lovely to walk amongst the trees and imagine what must...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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