Hamamatsu Castle is located in the city of Hamamatsu in Shizuoka Prefecture. It is a castle of great historical importance to Japan, where the famous Samurai Tokugawa Ieyasu lived for 17 years (29 years to 45 years). The castle has four floors, including the underground. From the observation tower upstairs you can have a view of the city and if the weather is good you can see the Mt. Fuji.
On the other floors have a museum, which has various objects, Japanese swords and armor.
The castle is small but worth the visit as there are about 370 cherry trees around the Castle, where every year between the end of March and the beginning of April, they happen to bloom full, being celebrated lively in the festivities of appreciation of the cherry blossoms, during the day and at night. In the park there are gardens and squares with lawns, where many take walks, in which it has become a place of recreation and relaxation.
At night the Hamamatsu Castle is illuminated, becoming more beautiful still.
Business Hours: 8: 30 to 16: 30
Admission Fee: 200 yen
End .: Shizioka, Hamamatsu, Naka-ku, Motoshiro-cho 100