We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Shimoda Park

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 3, Shimoda 415-0023, Shizuoka Prefecture
Name/address in local language
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 78 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Little hydrangea Kingdom - Ajisai Flowers (あじさい)!

This little park located walking distance from izu Kyu shimoda station. Also if you come to Perry`s road you can drop by this park. It`s small hike but It has beautiful Ajisai... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2015
Isha1203
,
Japan
Add Photo Write a Review

78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

The Hydrangea festival is the highlight and the flowers are very pretty and worth a visit just for it.

Helpful?
Thank rickyh759
singapore
Level Contributor
268 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

There are some highlights in this park, such as sculptures and a hydrangea park. I couldn't tell you how nice the hydrangeas were as they were not blooming, but there were a lot of bushes, so I imagine they'd be quite pretty. You can get an overview of the town from vantage points, as you can of the coast etc.... More 

Helpful?
Thank worddict
Brugg, Switzerland
Level Contributor
86 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Shimoda is an amazing and charming fishing town. Shimoda park is the perfect place for a late afternoon walk, just around sunset. Make sure to walk along the coast as well, to enjoy the beautiful sea view and small islands.

Helpful?
Thank Jona0497
Japan
Level Contributor
61 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

This little park located walking distance from izu Kyu shimoda station. Also if you come to Perry`s road you can drop by this park. It`s small hike but It has beautiful Ajisai flowers a.k.a Hydrangea for season. So if you come to Shimoda on may-july you will see spectacular blooming. So many colorful flowers and you will love it. In... More 

Helpful?
Thank Isha1203
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
50 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

It's just an ok walk, some views. Quite a way to find it, especially without a car. We had a car but still I don't think it was worth a visit...

Helpful?
Thank Tanja S
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
133 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2014

The park is quite large, with areas for camellia, hydrangea, and local plants. There are also some nice views of the harbor. It's fine for a hike, but it is not special enough to warrant going out of your way to see.

Helpful?
Thank HiIslandsGuy

Travellers who viewed Shimoda Park also viewed

Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture
Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture
 
Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture
 

Been to Shimoda Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Shimoda Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?