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|