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Ueda— 1 day
Nestled at the start of Japan's "Romantic Road," the city of Ueda established itself in the 16th century as a prominent castle town.Ueda Castle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Ueda Castle, look for gifts at Misuzuame Hompo Iijima Shoten Ueda Honten, then steep yourself in history at Kitamuki-kannon Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Anrakuji Temple.
To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ueda trip itinerary planner .
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Toyama Airport and Komatsu Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to 38°F, and evening lows to 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Ueda
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