Sightseeing of Outskirts of Hakodate
Matsumae Town Course
Chartered Taxi Tour

Matsumae Castle

The only castle in Hokkaido, and the last old-fashioned castle to be built in Japan. Several bullets remain from the fall of the Tokugawa Shogunate Army led by Toshizo Hijikata in the battle of Hakodate. The interior of the castle is now an archive.

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Matsumae Clan Residence

In the Tokugawa Period, Matsumae was extrolled in the phrase “Even in Edo, there is nothing like May in Matsumae.” This theme park, Matsumae Han Yashiki (Matsumae Clan Residence), has recreated Matsumae’s historical landscape. There are 14 buildings from the Edo period, reproduced here.

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Kozenji

It was originally located in Odate. Its honorific mountain prefix is Kotokuzan. It was founded in 1575 and was called Kozanji then. It is a branch temple of the Kyoto Hyakumanben Ninkyoji Temple, which was renamed “Kozenji” in 1602. It is said that its honorific mountain prefix and vestments were given by Emperor Gomizunoo. It holds a beautiful garden which is said to have been created in the mid-19th century. There also stands a famous cherry blossom called Kechimyaku-zakura on the temple grounds. The people revered in this temple include a child of the 10th Matsumae Clan master and the main wife of the 11th master. (The people to whom the temple is consecrated include a child of the 10th Matsumae Clan master and the main wife of the 11th master.)

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Ryuun-in

Opened in 1625, Ryuun-in is a valuable temple that was spared in the Boshin War and has left a temple from the Edo period in its original condition. It consists of a main hall, a priest’s living quarter, a main gate, a bell tower, a storehouse, etc. The main hall and the priest’s living quarter constructed in 1842 were designated as National Important Cultural Property in 1992.

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Time Required 6 hours
4 seat taxi 33,360 yen

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