Comfort Hotel Kumamoto Shinshigai
Phone: (81) 96 211 8411
Fax: (81) 96 211 8435
Apr to Oct - Mo to Su from 08:30 AM to 06:00 PM,Nov to Mar - Mo to Su from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PMBuilt atop a hill, the Kumamoto Castle underwent seven years of construction before it was completed in the year 1607. The Castle was ordered to be built by Kato Kiyomasa, a brave warrior of the city. Since then parts of the castle have been destroyed and rebuilt several times. Now, the place is open for visit during select hours that change with seasons. You can take a stroll through the vast grounds and explore the wonderful turrets that are located close to the castle. A must visit for all those interested in exploring Kumamoto's rich history.