|Name in Japanese:||竹田城跡|
|Address:||Japan, 669-5252 Hyogo, Asago, [map]|
|Hours:||March-May 08:00-18:00; June-August 06:00-18:00, September-November 04:00-17:00, December-January 10:00-14:00|
|Parking options:||No parking|
Built in 1411 and abandoned in the early 1600s, Takeda Castle’s ruins are wreathed in fog and clouds in the colder seasons and stand high above Hyogo. It’s a must-see for photographers and fans of history alike.