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Just need better signage around the entrance

The ruins were amazing as one could see how it was designed to defend against attacks. The stunning... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
David L
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Sydney, Australia
Relaxing place to spend an hour, with Mount Fuji view

We spent just over an hour at this castle ruin park and it was such a pleasant place with a few... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
redeyeblues
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Dec 11, 2017
“Just need better signage around the entrance”
Nov 5, 2017
“Relaxing place to spend an hour, with Mount Fuji view”
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Shimonosawa, Nitta, Mishima 411-0011, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed December 11, 2017

The ruins were amazing as one could see how it was designed to defend against attacks. The stunning views and meticulously kept lawns and plants. I will endeavour to come back in spring or summer to feel the luscious vegetation. The downside was poor signage...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

We spent just over an hour at this castle ruin park and it was such a pleasant place with a few spots where you can see Mount Fuji if the weather is clear. Mount Fuji was almost entirely covered by clouds by the time we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank redeyeblues
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

This is No.40 of Japan's 100 castle. It was a castle site upon the mountain so just like doing some hiking. You may not find any architecture here but there are different roads which have long history.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank shiori1029
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

This place can be easily reached by taking the bus from Mishima Station. There are many types of fort ruins, each with interesting purposes/ stories behind it and you can even stand in some forts. However, there are no English explanations so it may not...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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