Oka Castle Ruins, Taketa

4.3
Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Oka Castle Ruins is located in Taketa. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Oka Castle Ruins and many more Taketa attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Taketa trip itinerary planner.
Create an itinerary including Oka Castle Ruins
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Oka Castle Ruins reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
205 reviews
Google
4.3
TripAdvisor
  • The ruin site is quite big so expect some walking to do. The entrance tickets include a wonderful map where you will definitely need it wandering around. If you head there in early Apr (best to check....  more »
  • 石垣や城郭が美しいことは言うまでもありませんが特に気になったのはデザインです。カマボコ石とよばれる、丸く加工した石をふんだんに用いています。ほかにも、曲線の登城道や現代のバルコニーのようなデザインなど、曲線へのこだわりが強く感じられます。ガイドさんにうかがうと、城下町竹田は江戸時代のキリスト教禁教の時代に、藩ぐるみでキリシタン隠しを行うなど、ヨーロッパの宣教師たちと交流が深かったようです。ヨーロッ...  more »
Google
  • Castle
  • Is a Castle located in famous rentaro Taki Kojo no Tsuki, taketa city. Keep the statue of rentaro Taki. Has a long history of Oka Castle, is dating back to the middle ages Heian Era end. It is then hung in the Edo period from the end of the warring States, the remaining earthworks. That left only the stone walls by waste Castle of the Meiji era, the song "Kojo no tsuki" was born. That day came in heavy rain, slowly look around failed. But having early winter evening, causing haze, was fantastic. Was suffering misfortune because it came down the mountain, 番u wild boar, but ran away to. It was pounding! People may appear in low morning and evening, so caution is required! In the Kumamoto earthquake have so far also flood damage by the Typhoon was multiplied by crumbling stone walls of some and was patched in places. Quickly go back to the original, I think.
    See original

Plan your trip to Taketa

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Taketa

See all ›
4.2
Duration: 1 hour
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.7
Duration: 1 hour

Side trips from Taketa

Aso
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 1 hour
Aso
4.3
Duration: 8 hours

Hidden gems in Taketa

4.4
Duration: 1 hour
4.9
Duration: 1 hour
4.5
Duration: 1 hour
4.8
Duration: 1 hour

Nature in Taketa

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.3
Duration: 4 hours
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.2
Duration: 30 minutes

Historic Sites in Taketa

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
4.0
Duration: 1 hour
3.3
Duration: 1 hour
3.6
Duration: 1 hour

Nearby attractions in Taketa

4.3
Duration: 1 hour
3.6
Duration: 1 hour
4.9
Duration: 1 hour
5.0
Duration: 1 hour