Overview: Kishiwada is famous all over Japan for its Danjiri Matsuri (festival of floats). The festival is more than 300 years old and is one of the most representative celebrations of Japan.
Kishiwada began as a fiefdom that grew around Kishiwada-jo Castle. Inside the reconstructed keep is a museum of artifacts and information from the local area.
|How to get there - By train||How to get there - By car|
Take the Nankai Limited Express or Express Service from Namba Station to Kishiwada Station.
From downtown Osaka|
Take the Hanshin Expressway Bayshore Route to the Kishiwada Minami IC … Approx. 25 min.