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Takamatsuzuka Tomb

Hirata, Asuka-mura, Takaichi-gun, Nara Prefecture
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Now only a tomb hill

A famous historic tomb situated in a nice park with interesting trails and clean restrooms. There... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
DYA717
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Honolulu
Small & Kitora is better

Kitora experience is free & much more informative. So skip this unless you are really into tumuli... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
M_c_morri
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27 Oct 2017
“Now only a tomb hill”
20 Oct 2017
“Small & Kitora is better”
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Hirata, Asuka-mura, Takaichi-gun, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A famous historic tomb situated in a nice park with interesting trails and clean restrooms. There are 2 museums here as well as the Nakaoyama tumulus. A volunteer said he spoke no English but kinda indicated they've dug up the stones and removed things to...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Kitora experience is free & much more informative. So skip this unless you are really into tumuli. The paintings are beautiful but there is only a small pamphlet in English

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Takamatsuzuka Tomb is famous for its mural paintings. But unfortunately, we cannot visit inside. So, what we can see at this site is just a small hill in a park. However it incites us to imagine about the life in the ancient time.

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Reviewed 23 February 2015

The burial mound rose up right above us from where we parked our bicycles. We were disappointed to see that is really a very tiny thing. We had expected something larger, at least the size of the keyhole tombs we had seen on other bicycling...More

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