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Address: Miyake, Saito 881-0005, Miyazaki Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 99-837-3683

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Interesting place, with nice parks and some neat exhibits

There is a lot of space to walk here and a nice park, but not much to eat so I recommend you bring your own snacks. Of course, there is still a lot to eat if you don't, but less... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 December 2015
Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

The Saitobaru Burial Mound is quite out of the way. Unless you are into history or archaelogy you may find this place quite uninteresting. It is quite a large area and there are beautiful flowers when we were there. Be careful if you walk into the tomb- very long opening - watch your head when you get out. Abit eerie.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

There is a lot of space to walk here and a nice park, but not much to eat so I recommend you bring your own snacks. Of course, there is still a lot to eat if you don't, but less than most places I have been in Japan. I wouldn't recommend for a first trip to Japan, but once you've... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

The TripAdvisor title is a bit out on this, not a tomb but a large tomb complex dating from 3AD. Not as old as European buriel mounds but interesting just the same. Wiki has all the text. Car parking is fairly liberal around the area. We did about half the area on foot and covered 3.1 miles walking between mounds.... More 

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