Tourist attraction

Shikiyama Castle Ruins

Shikiyama Castle Ruins

Located in the Yahazu mountain, Mure Hofu city, Shiroyama castle was built on the site of former Kenkanji temple. The temple facility was renovated and used for the castle.

The battle between Ashikaga Takauji and Emperor Godaigo with support of Suo domain government officers army.

Memorial service is held every 2nd August.

Location Oaza Mure Yahazugake, Hofu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 15 minutes by bus from JR Sanyo main line Hofu station
→  40 minutes walk
Office of Inquiry Hofu City Hospitality Sightseeing Section Tel. No. 0835-25-4547