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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Japan

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Historical Places in Japan

  • Fushimi Inari Taisha serves as the starting point for the hiking trails, covered by densely packed vivid orange gates, that snake up the moun
    Tours from $19
  • Nijo Castle , Kyoto
    Originally built in 1603 and holding World Heritage Site status, Nijo Castle presents an exemplary look at Japanese feudal architecture. The
    Tours from $19
  • Kiyomizu-dera , Kyoto
    Have your wishes granted at Kiyomizu-dera, an independent Buddhist temple and World Heritage Site dating back to 1633. Constructed during the
    Tours from $19
  • Himeji Castle , Himeji
    A World Heritage Site, Himeji Castle represents the largest structure of its kind in Japan. Constructed in the 14th century, the grandiose ca
    Tours from $158
  • Pay a visit to Sanjusangendo Temple, a Buddhist temple known for its 100 sculptures of Kannon, the goddess of mercy. The current shrine dates
    Tours from $19
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    Historic destinations in Japan

    Kyoto Best for: Historic Sites, Parks, Outdoors Tokyo Best for: Historic Sites, Shopping, Parks Nara Best for: Historic Sites, Wildlife, Museums Kamakura Best for: Historic Sites, Parks, Trails Hatsukaichi Best for: Nature, Historic Sites, Parks

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