National Treasure Matsumoto Castle
When in Matsumoto City, the National Treasure Matsumoto Castle is a must-visit. Maintaining its original composition for more than 400 years, this castle is the oldest 5 layer castle preserved in Japan. Visitors are allowed to enter inside and look out from the observation deck for a magnificent view.
Approx 5 minutes from Matsumoto Station by Town Sneaker local bus service (north course) or Utsukushigahara Onsen bound bus. A short walk from 'Matsumotojo - Shiyakushomae' bus stop.