Beautiful Matsumoto Castle


Matsumoto Castle in Nagano Prefecture is one of the most attractive in Japan. It’s one of the few castles in Japan that is not a reconstruction and can be combined with a trip to the wonderfully historic Nakasendo.


Official castle website:
Some interesting history and background:


One Response to “Beautiful Matsumoto Castle”

  1. michaeljohngrist Says:

    I went to this same place a few weeks back actually- took almost the same photo of the castle as you! We visited on the way back from hiking and camping in Kamikochi, in the mountains. Cold.

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