Himeji Castle (姫路城, Himeji-jō) is a hilltop Japanese castle complex located in Himeji, in the Hyōgo Prefecture. The castle is regarded as the finest surviving example of prototypical Japanese castle architecture, comprising a network of 83 buildings with advanced defensive systems from the feudal period.
The absolute best day trips from Osaka! Visit Nara Deer Park, Universal Studios Japan, Himeji Castle, Kurashiki, Miyajima Island and Kyoto!! So many things to do and so much to see! Read more on our blog post!