#646: Okitsu-juku (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#646: Okitsu-juku (category: Tokaido)


Okitsu-juku was the 17th station of the 53 Stations of the Tokaido road, which was one of the Edo Five Routes connecting Edo, current Tokyo (refer to #036), with Kyoto (refer to #035).

The station was located in current Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture. It is said that Okitsu was originally the name of a powerful clan that once governed this area in the ancient times.

Okitsu-juku Japan

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