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Address: 2-1 Honmaru, Kumamoto 860-0002, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Excellent viewpoint for the castle

Stop here after touring the castle. We spent a very long morning at the castle and so had just a brief time left for the shrine. That was sufficient. Kato Kiyomasa is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Stop here after touring the castle. We spent a very long morning at the castle and so had just a brief time left for the shrine. That was sufficient. Kato Kiyomasa is enshrined here - as well as in about 90 other shrines. This makes a nice addition to visiting the buildings connected with him - the castle, Honmyoji Temple... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

We went there after visiting Kumamoto Castle. The sunset was pretty, and the view onto the castle great. There isn't much to see, so don't expect to spend more than 15 to 20 min.

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