Nanao Castle

Nanao? Castle (七尾城)

Information: It was located on a ridge of a moutain. Hatakeyama clan mainly owned this castle and they defended for a year from Kenshin Uesugi’s attack. It’s selected as one of the five great mountain castles in Japan.

Built in : 1428-1429

The main lord of a castle: Mitsunori Hatakeyama / Kenshin Uesugi

In use : until 1589

Hours : Museum of Nanao ruined castle | 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.? Monday closed

Fee : 450 yen


Furuyashiki town, Nanao city, Ishikawa


60 min walk from Shiroyamanosato bus station

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