©

Iga trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Build your own package

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan  /  Chubu  /  Tokai  /  Mie Prefecture  /  Iga

Iga

3.1
Landmarks · Castles · Historic Sites
Iga is a city located in central Kii Peninsula, in the mountainous western Mie Prefecture, Japan.As of September 2012, the city has an estimated population of 95,137 and a population density of 170 persons per km2. The total area is 558.15 km2.Neighboring municipalitiesMie Prefecture Kameyama Tsu Nabari Kōka Minamiyamashiro Nara YamazoeClimateIga has a humid subtropical climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) with hot summers and cold winters. Precipitation is significant throughout the year, but is heaviest from June to September.<div style="width:75%;">HistoryThe area around the modern city of Iga corresponds to a portion of ancient Iga Province. The area was noted in the Sengoku period as one of the centers for ninjutsu. The town developed in the Edo period under the Tokugawa Shogunate as a castle town under Iga Ueno Castle. Iga is known as the birthplace of the haiku poet Matsuo Bashō and the home of the ninja Hattori Hanzo.
Add Iga and other Japan destinations to your travel plans using our Japan online day trip planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Places to visit with Iga

KanazawaTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Landmark, Art Museum IseTrip planner BEST FOR: Religious Site, Landmark, Historic Site Fujikawaguchiko-machiTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Art Museum, Landmark TakayamaTrip planner BEST FOR: Natural History Museum, Architectural Building, Specialty Museum NagoyaTrip planner BEST FOR: Castle, Specialty Museum, Religious Site