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Kishiwada

Travel Information

Kishiwada (岸和田) is one of the castle town located in southern Osaka Prefecture. There are many traditional houses including Kishiwada castle that has a great view of Samurai era. The post town of Kisyukaido Road that connects Osaka and Wakayama running through this castle town.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.

Access
0. at JR Hanwa Line to Hino Station.
1. use Airport line to Rinku Town Station.
2. change to Nankai Line to Takojizo Station.
3. walk north.


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Map around Kishiwada

Detailed Travel Guide

Kishiwada
Kishiwada is a castle town with a reconstructed castle. There are many traditional houses remaining in this castle town. Also, the post town is running through this town.

Kishiwada Castle
Kishiwada Castle is one of the flat land castles located in Kishiwada, Osaka. It was constructed in 1394 by Wada Takaie. The current structor of the castle was constructed by Okabe Nobukatsu. The moat and the main bailey are remaining in the great conditions. It was used to be a large castle that even consists the post town.

Gofuso
In the early Showa period before the WWII, this modern Japanese style architecture was built using unique artisan skills and utilizing advanced technology at the time by providing all rooms with air conditioning. Prime quality timbers without knots or shakes were used to throughout.