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[Hyogo] 2.5 Hour Private History and Culture Tour in Himeji Castle
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Overview
  • Visitors start by gathering at the entrance, where knowledgeable guides provide an introduction to the castle's history and significance. As they enter the castle grounds, visitors walk through beautifully landscaped gardens, appreciating the meticulous design and seasonal beauty.
  • Inside the main keep, guests climb steep and narrow staircases, exploring various floors that once served as, storage spaces, and defensive positions. They learn about the ingenious defensive features, like loopholes and hidden corridors, that helped protect the castle during its storied past. Visitors also marvel at the intricate wooden construction and ingenious architectural design.
  • The tour often includes visits to the top floor of the main keep, providing breathtaking panoramic views of Himeji City and the surrounding landscape. Throughout the tour, guides share anecdotes and historical insights, bringing the castle's past to life.
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