One of the many sacred places of prayer or 'Utaki' found near the ruin grounds of Nangusuku
This is the base of the steps that begin your journey to the castle ruins. Be prepared for a good walk.
and more stairs...
Half way there....this is the first Torii gate you will pass...
Looking down when you are at the top..
This is place of offering. The main shrine area is behind this building.
Shrine up near the ruin area. This is modern built construction. Near this area you will see a trail that takes you further up the hill. Up there you will places of prayer (non modern construction).
Near the Shrine you will also see this pathway that takes you to other parts of the park.
Interesting tree formation near the the ruin site.
Place where religious ceremonies are held. This is at the peak of the ruin grounds. Here you will also see a translated sign in English that talks about the history of this place.
One of the sacred areas at the top of the ruin grounds.
This was taken at other areas of the park and not exactly at the Nangusuku Ruin grounds.
Nearby kids park.
Slide at a nearby kids park.
This is the Cherry Blossom hill. This is further away from the Castle ruin grounds.
Watch tower higher up at the castle park. This is much, much further away from the Castle Ruin grounds.
View of Nago City when you are at the very top.
View of the ocean when you are near the very top.
Walking bridge at the Castle Site Park.
You will see this sign at the South Entrance of the Nago Castle Site Park. This also is close to the steps of the Nangusuku Ruins.
Area Map of the Nago Castle Site Park. To study this map use the Zoom Tool above. Downloading will not give you the same resolution of the map.