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Obi

1-1-1 Chuodori, Nichinan 887-0021, Miyazaki Prefecture
+81 987-31-1134
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traditional Japanese town

Obi was a pleasant surprise. It is worth while to buy a ticket which covers the castle and samurai... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
kazganymede
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sydney
nice place to spend a couple of hours

Obi was really lovely and a nice place to wander around and learn a bit of history and culture... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
marlaher
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San Diego, California
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  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
24 Aug 2016
“traditional Japanese town”
25 Jun 2016
“nice place to spend a couple of hours”
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1-1-1 Chuodori, Nichinan 887-0021, Miyazaki Prefecture
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+81 987-31-1134
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Obi was a pleasant surprise. It is worth while to buy a ticket which covers the castle and samurai houses. Although it was pouring rain and we couldn't spend too long in the grounds, it was a pleasant way to spend a few hours.

1  Thank kazganymede
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Obi was really lovely and a nice place to wander around and learn a bit of history and culture. Plan about 2 hours.

1  Thank marlaher
Reviewed 10 March 2016

It might not be a place full of attractions, but this is a very calm and ambient old town which one can imagine what the Japanese towns might have been back in the Samurai era. Although it is a small town, you might want to...More

1  Thank tripmonkey1117
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We visited here as part of a day trip from Miyazaki along the Nichinan coast by local bus. We would like to return someday. We felt we hadn’t allotted enough time to wander around and see all that the town has to offer. Obi is...More

3  Thank hfot2
Reviewed 4 December 2014

We went back again since we ran out of time the first day. I wouldn't recommend buying the all in one ticket since there is so much to see you are unlikely to use it. We didn't. The castle was pleasant and interesting, wandering around...More

2  Thank LondonTell
Reviewed 11 May 2014

It's not your typical castle if that's what you're looking for. It's pretty much what's left of the castle with some old samurai houses. I loved walking through the house though and getting an image of old Japan. The area is really historical and you...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2017
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Reviewed 21 April 2017
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile
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Reviewed 17 February 2017
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