Introduction

Hikone is a historically significant castle city to the North West of Kyoto, but in Shiga Prefecture. Hikone is on the edge of Lake Biwa, the largest lake in Japan. Much of the history of Hikone revolves around Kyoto, particularly when it was the capital of Japan. Hikone attractions include Hikone Castle (one of the four best preserved Japanese Castle) and Lake Biwa.

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