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Sakitama Kofun Park

Gyoda, Saitama Prefecture
+81 48-559-1111
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9 Great Ancient Burial Mounds are waiting for you!

Kofun - the Anceint Burial Mounds are the tombs of the powerful people. In this park, you can see 9... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
Tokugawa_Ieyasu
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Fujieda, Japan
Great day-out from Tokyo

This is something for people who are interested in Japans early history. The Kofun park has a... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2016
JerryBigBee
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Berlin, Germany
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Jan 1, 2018
“9 Great Ancient Burial Mounds are waiting for you!”
Nov 26, 2016
“Great day-out from Tokyo”
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Kofun - the Anceint Burial Mounds are the tombs of the powerful people. In this park, you can see 9 Kofun founded during the 5th to the 7th centuries. You can climb to the tops of 2 Kofun among them, Maruhakayama and Inariyama. Walking around...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2016

This is something for people who are interested in Japans early history. The Kofun park has a number of 5th/6th century burial mounds with a small museum and reconstructed burila chamber. The peculiar keyhole shape which is unique to Japan can be observed here. It...More

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Response from JerryBigBee | Reviewed this property |
I used JR line to Gyoda and picked up a free bicycle from the tourist information.
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