Above:   Maruhakayama Kofun (Burial Mound) and cherry trees

                                                              Above:     GVG members and Oshi Castle


 GVG is “Gyoda Volunteer Guide Association for Foreigners”. We are very glad to guide historical legacies in Cool Town Gyoda to foreign people with free charge.

 GVG Members can explain the points of the sites to people from the world, in English,Chinese, Spanish and Italian.

  Members' introduction is described on the lower layer page(Members) of this page.


 So, please come and see our legacies in Cool Town Gyoda.


1. Japan Heritage Gyoda                                      : HERITAGE

2. Sakitama Ancient Burial Mounds Course      : SAKITAMA

3. Oshi Castle Site Course                                    : OSHI

4. Tabi(Japanese Socks) Storehouse Course   : TABI

5. Ancient Lotus Partk Course                             : LOTUS

6. Temples and Shrines Course                           : TEMP.


  Access to Gyoda                                                 ACCESS

  Application for Free Tour Guide                        : APPLI.


  Activities & Events                                             : BLOG  





Maruhakayama-Kofun(Burial Mound) and Sequoia trees


Ishida Mitsunari placed a headquarters at the top of this Kofun in 1590. These tall trees(Sequoia) were presented to the Showa Emperor (124th generation in his family) by American Government.

        GVG thanks for GYODA CITY MUSEUM, ANCIENT LOTUS MUSEUM, MUSEUM OF THE SAKITAMA ANCIENT BURIAL  MOUNDS , GYODA EDUCATION COMMITTEE, GYODA City Tourism Association, GYODA Tourism Volunteer Association, Oshi Castle Omotenashi Armor Party and GYODA CITY HALL, for GVG utilized the information and photographs that they present, effectively.