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Address: Shimasho, Takaichi-gun, Asuka-mura 634-0112, Nara Prefecture
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This is a very unique stop which is filled with history. Took us about an hour to drive from Nara, I'd recommend if you are staying in Osaka, plan a day trip to Nara, drive south... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2015
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Hiroshima, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest cultural sights in Japan...Asuka is an easy 45 minute trip from Osaka...but the tomb is a good 45 minute hike or a 20 minute bike ride away from Asuka station...only takes about 10 minutes to look around but it is an interesting sight

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Hiroshima, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

This is a very unique stop which is filled with history. Took us about an hour to drive from Nara, I'd recommend if you are staying in Osaka, plan a day trip to Nara, drive south to Asuka.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Egypt isn't the only place to go for tombs, Japan has them too! Most were built for the Emperors of old and some were built for those with the power to set the course of Japan's future. Who exactly the Ishibutai was built for cannon be said with 100% certainty though there are records to suggest that it was built... More 

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