Hirui Otsuka Kofun

Travel Information

Hirui Otsuka Kofun (昼飯大塚古墳) is one of the Kofun Located in Ogaki, Gifu Prefecture. It is the largest Kofun in Gifu. Kofun is the Japanese mausoleum that mostly built around the 3rd century. It is 180m long including the moat. It was build about 1600 years ago. It's been restored as it was used to be. This is the front square back circle Kofun that is the highest class of Kofun for kings. There is a stone chamber. All the relics that found in there are displayed at the Ogaki Historical Museum.

Tourist Info.
There is no parking.
There is a restroom.

0. at Ogaki Station.
1. use JR Tokaido Line to Mino Akasaka Station.
2. walk west.

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Map around Hirui Otsuka Kofun

Detailed Travel Guide

Hirui Otsuka Kofun
Type: Front Square Back Circle
Built in: Late 4th century.
Size: 150m long, 99m deamiter, 13m tall.

Hirui Otsuka Kofun is one of the Mausoleum located in Ogaki, Gifu Prefecture. In this area, there are many Kofun that explains this place is used to be the large tribe with a powerful King. This

Over 4,000 precious balls found at this Kofun. At the inside of the chamber, 40 relics are found including iron swords.

This Kofun was used to be surrounded by 1,500 Haniwa.