Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #1 in Tsuruoka, Japan


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 1 km
Ascend 11 m
Descend 7 m

Experience Tsuruoka in Japan in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Individual Sights in Tsuruoka

Sight 1: Tsuruoka Catholic Church Tenshudō

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Tsuruoka Catholic Church is a church located in Tsuruoka City, Yamagata Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 鶴岡カトリック教会天主堂 (JA)

355 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 2: 鶴岡市立藤沢周平記念館

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The Shuhei Fujisawa Memorial Museum is a municipal literary museum in Tsuruoka City, Yamagata Prefecture, commemorating the writer Shuhei Fujisawa, who was born in the same area. Located in Tsuruoka Park (Tsurugaoka Castle Ruins), it opened on April 29, 2010.

Wikipedia: 鶴岡市立藤沢周平記念館 (JA)

63 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: 荘内神社

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Shonai Shrine is a shrine located in Tsuruoka City, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. The four ancestors of the Sakai family, the lord of the Shonai domain, are enshrined as shrine deities. One of the shrines dedicated to the feudal ancestors that was popular from the late Edo period to the early Meiji period.

Wikipedia: 荘内神社 (JA)

136 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: Tsuruoka Park

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Tsuruoka Park is a park located in Tsuruoka City, Yamagata Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 鶴岡公園 (JA)

487 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 5: Chido Museum

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The Chido Museum is a private museum in Tsuruoka, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.

Wikipedia: Chidō Museum (EN), Website


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