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Kaminoyama Castle

3-7 Motojonai, Kaminoyama 999-3154, Yamagata Prefecture
+81 23-673-3660
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A nicely rebuilt castle

According to the brochures, this castle originally was higher on the hill. It was completely built... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
DYA717
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Honolulu
上山城・月岡城 Kaminoyamajō / Tsūkokajō

I once heard a ninja tale involving an arson attack on a castle called Kamino (like the planet off... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
ART196
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  • Very good29%
  • Average56%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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3-7 Motojonai, Kaminoyama 999-3154, Yamagata Prefecture
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+81 23-673-3660
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

According to the brochures, this castle originally was higher on the hill. It was completely built up with steel and concrete and has an elevator – boy these modern samurais have an easy life. The castle is basically a museum with nicely arranged displays. On...More

1  Thank DYA717
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I once heard a ninja tale involving an arson attack on a castle called Kamino (like the planet off star wars). From the description of the attack the castle sounded only like a small bare wood fort. I couldn’t find anything out about the castle...More

Thank ART196
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Highlights include the rotating crane sculpture that appears out of nowhere, the statues of yamabushi mountain monks who blow into big conches, and the cute mascot characters! Go Kaminoyamaru!

Thank MrJoestur
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Just a perfect place to sit back and just give yourself a moment of relaxation while watching the breathtaking view of Kaminoyama.

1  Thank rickatheexplorer28
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