Remnants of the castle town that still remains
It was Ashina who created the townscape of Kakunodate in 1620 (6th year of Genna) at the beginning of the Edo period. After that, it prospered as a castle town of the Satake Kita family.
Surrounded by mountains on three sides, the city is surrounded by mountains along the Tamagawa and Hinokinai rivers, and the historic samurai residence and cherry blossom trees are beautiful. is.