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Korakuen Garden

1-5 Korakuen, Okayama 703-8257, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-272-1148
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1-5 Korakuen, Okayama 703-8257, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-272-1148
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Green grass and beautiful Japanese garden are picturesque and very peaceful. Built in the late 16th century. Strolling garden, saw Koi ponds and beautiful flowers. Walking on the bridge and Crossing over Asahi River, Okayama castle stands gracefully. Amazing! It took 8 years to built.

Thank midorin672
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the beautiful Korakuen Garden one sunny & bright afternoon. The high point here was the Tea Ceremony we attended at 16.00hrs, it was something I had never imagined, only heard of! Unfortunately we visited the Garden in the wrong season because the customary...More

Thank Dippy5ster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this garden is one of the 3 most famous gardens of Japan (wikipedia) and really very beautiful. Lots of different elements (waterfall, creek, lake, bridge...) for wonderful pictures. Great view all around from a hill in the center. If you are on the way from...More

Thank StefanS71
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Koraku-En Gardens is the highlight of Okayama. It is a gorgeous garden, probably one of the nicest in Japan. If you see nothing else in Okayama see the gardens. Even if you're not staying in Okayama, make a stopover. Leave your bags in the lockers...More

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Large garden sophisticately design where you could spent an enjoyable afternoon walking between the ponds, under the shade of a small bambus garden, on top of a small hil. sit on one of the many benches ans enjoy the serenity of this place

Thank nstriken
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Garden walk is always enjoyable especially in this highly sophisticated garden. You will see quite a number of carefully designed sections planted with different trees and flowers. Tips: whole area is roofless so be prepared for the sun! Of course you will move to the...More

Thank raymondc814
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Very beautiful, clean, and serene garden with small entry charge. This is rated in the top 3 gardens in Japan. It includes koi ponds, multiple white and pink lotus ponds, flowers, hills, a small bamboo forest, large trees, and classic structures. You can find a...More

Thank mabei0123
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I place to visit in Okayama, it is a huge park.. with many things to see in there. A stunning combination of natural and artificial landscape. Serene and quite.

1  Thank Faneza A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place absolutely overdelivered I'm terms of what I had expected. Definitely worth your while to visit.

Thank Andreas S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Of all the gardens that we have visited in our travels through Japan, this was by far the most beautiful. Expansive lawns and such diversity within its plantings across a wide area. It definitely deserves its position as one of the three best gardens in...More

Thank CultureVulture13
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30 June 2016|
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Response from JCNicolet75 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the others - sorry for the delay.