Guides-Japan.com

Unique and Amazing JAPAN INFORMATION by Official Guide


Inuyama Castle (National Treasure)4.0

Inuyama Castle is one of four National Treasure castles in Japan, which is located on the top of a hill on the south side of the Kiso River. The castle was built at its present location in 1537. Its location was very important in the Warring States Period, so that its owner was changed many times. In the Edo era(early 17th-late 19th) the Naruse clan owned the castle as rulers of the Inuyama area. In the Meiji Restoration in 1868 the new local government confiscated the castle from the Narus...

Inuyama Castle (National Treasure)Inuyama Castle (National Treasure)Inuyama Castle (National Treasure)

Spot Reviews (1)

X14

The view from the river, the castle looked the most beautiful and understood why the castle was built on the top of the hill. cormorant fishing was also exciting activity there.

The view from the river, the castle looked the most beautiful and understood why the castle was built on the top of the hill. cormorant fishing was also exciting activity there.

Read moreClose