Most viewed - Iwakuni Castle 岩国城
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Close-up of Kintai-kyo Bridge617 views
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Iwakuni Castle552 views
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View from Iwakuni Castle360 viewsKintai-kyo Bridge is visible.
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Modern museum inside Iwakuni Castle336 viewsIt is a museum.
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In the background, you can see the stone foundation of the main tower where it was originally located. The current castle tower is a reconstruction and slightly south of the original location, making it more visible on the mountain.326 views
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Inside Iwakuni Castle281 viewsPictures of famous bridges in Japan.
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Castle observation deck279 views
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The original castle was built by Lord Kikkawa Hiroie in 1608, after 8 years of construction. However, the castle had to be dismantled in 1615.273 views
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Gondola on left, castle on right.252 viewsThe castle is a short hike from the gondola station.
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The Kintaikyo Bridge originally led to the castle's front entrance.207 views
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Kintai-kyo Bridge and Iwakuni Castle168 views
     
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