Tourist attraction

Hagi Castle Town

1. Hagi Castle Town

Hagi city is one of the remarkable historical city in Japan. Founded by Mori Terumoto in 1604, and since then it developed for 260 years as a castle town of 360 thousand Goku.

The scenery of castle town still can be seen from dignified soldier residence, soil walls and summer orange and Namako-walls etc.

Designated as a world heritage in July 2015 (Sites of Japan's Meiji Industrial Revolution)

Location Minamifuruhagimachi, Hagi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 20 minutes walk from JR Higashi-Hagi station
(2) 20 minutes by car from Chugoku Expressway Mine Higashi JCT
→ 20 minutes by car from Ogori Hagi road Edo IC
(Take Ogori Hagi Road directly connected to JCT towards Hagi)
Office of Inquiry Hagi City Tourism Section Tel. No. 0838-25-3139
  • 2. Hagi Castle Town
  • 3. Hagi Castle Town