Sumoto Castle(Mt. Mikuma)


The "Mt. Mikumayama Sumoto Castle Ruins" is the historical center of the Awaji Province and has been designated as a national historic site. Located on the 133-meter-high Mt. Mikumayama, the castle tower commands a panoramic view of the Kitan Straits and the urban areas of Osaka and Sakai. The stone walls are well-preserved, maintaining the style of the Warring States Period. If you make a reservation one week in advance, a volunteer guide will give you a detailed tour of the area. The Mikumayama Sumoto Castle Ruins is a beautiful sightseeing spot where history and nature coexist, and is recommended for those interested in history.

Overview of Sumoto Castle(Mikumayama)

NameSumoto Castle(Mt. Mikuma)
Address1272-2 Shojidani, Sumoto City, Hyogo Prefecture
Official WEB
Opening hours-
Parking130 cars
Parking feeFree
AccessBy car: Approx. 20 min. by car from Sumoto IC on Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway
Public Transportation: 33 min. walk or 7 min. by cab from Sumoto Bus Center