Not only Takeo but also Kawago and Tukazaki!Kawaoka too! Let’s visit the huge camphor trees(Takeo, Saga)

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In addition to “Huge camphor tree in Takeo Shrine”, there are also huge camphor trees in Takeo.
If you like huge trees, let’s enjoy the tour of camphor trees.




1. Takeo huge camphor tree”Okusu” in Takeo Shrine

2. Walking distance from Takeo Onsen(Spa) Station! Tsukazaki “Okusu”

3. National treasure! Kawago “Okusu”

4. 【Map】of Saga sightseeing


1. Takeo huge camphor tree”Okusu” in Takeo Shrine

Takeo huge camphor tree
Takeo huge camphor tree”Okusu” is about 3,000 years old, stands behind the bamboo forest from Takeo Shrine.
Let’s be overwhelmed by its presence.

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Takeko Shinto shrine+huge camphor tree “Ohkusu”(Takeo,Saga)


2. Walking distance from Takeo Onsen(Spa) Station! Tsukazaki “Okusu”

Walking distance from Takeo Onsen(Spa) Station! Tsukazaki
This is the third biggest tree in the Saga prefecture.
It is said that tree age is 2,000-3,000 years, it is designated as a natural monument of the city.

Walking distance from Takeo Onsen(Spa) Station! Tsukazaki
The trunk is a hollow.
You can enter inside “Okusu”.

Walking distance from Takeo Onsen(Spa) Station! Tsukazaki
From the inside of Okusu, you can look up another trunk growing towards the sky.

It takes about 1km / 12 minutes on foot from Takeo Onsen Station (by Google)
Even those traveling by public transport can access.

▼塚崎の大楠|見る・学ぶ|武雄市観光協会
http://www.takeo-kk.net/sightseeing/001284.php


3. National treasure! Kawago “Okusu”

National treasure! Kawago
It is ranked fifth in the nationwide big tree, and it is said to be over 3000 years old.
It is designated as a natural monument of the country.

It seems that Kannona statue was engraved in part of Okusu.
The Kannon statue which was now peeled from the trunk is enshrined in the back house.

National treasure! Kawago
The inside of the trunk is hollowed out, and a stone monument of Inari is enshrined.

▼川古の大楠|見る・学ぶ|武雄市観光協会
http://www.takeo-kk.net/sightseeing/001282.php


4. 【Map】of Saga sightseeing

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