Places in Asia

15 Amazing Castles in Japan

Who wouldn’t love to know about castles? The ancient histories of kings and queens, the great dynasties, the wars and the battles, the wins and losses of the great nations, all these are wonderful stories which lie beneath the great castles. From the small kids to the adults, castles always keep us alive and give us food for thought about the ancient histories and mysteries together at the same time. Japan is one of the few places where castles are a wonderful part of their country. Listed below are the 15 most amazing castles of Japan.

1. Himeji Castle

Declared as both a national treasure and a UNESCO world heritage site, this castle is considered as Japan’s most spectacular castle. This has never been destroyed by war, earthquakes or fires and still survives in its originality.

Japan's most spectacular castle

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