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Address: 1436-1 Toyotomicho Kodani, Himeji 679-2121, Hyogo Prefecture
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Nice View of the Castle

This is the oark surrounding the castle and there are beautiful views of the casle from many spots of it.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 October 2016
Daniel N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Everything you see in the travel mags!! Beautiful plant life, cats sleeping under the trees (yes you read right cats) Koi swimming in the garden lakes make for a magic and tradition experience. Simply put stunning.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is the oark surrounding the castle and there are beautiful views of the casle from many spots of it.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

the gardens and Himeji Castle..wear good walking shoes and expect to spend about a day here..I have already written reviews on the Castle and garden

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Visiting this park was the one and only complete waste of time, money and effort during all my travels in japan. Getting there as a non japanese is challenging, but doable. once there you pay 3100 admission, then you are required to pay for literally every attraction or buy an expensive free pass. However, the Diavolo roller coaster is a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

Japanese zoos are often cramped and surrounded by urbanisation but Himeji Central Park Safari is spacious and good for the animals. At the petting zoo you can pet wallabies. If you want to hold guinea pigs they will be served to you in a wicker basket bowl, as per the Japanese way.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Highly recommended for families with small children. Children can get to touch and feed a lot of animals and the drive through safari was a real adventure for the children to see lions, tigers and zebra, etc up close. The amusement park has a lot of rides suitable for small children. Good value for money and can easily spend 4... More 

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South Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

The gardens are very good, immaculately maintained, and presented to the public in the best light that they can be. Unfortunately we were too early for cherry blossom season

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

I went here with the main intention of showing my daughter the various animals on display. The park itself is divided into three sections; the safari itself, a petting area, and a walk through safari. The entire park is based on a hill but is cleverly designed allowing people to walk downward through the park with a cable car returning... More 

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Thank Jeremybr
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

I visited Himeji Central Park with some friends in September 2015. It's a nice little park with a few rides, my favourite of which was Diavlo. The other looping coaster was terrifying but worth it for the thrills! They had an odd collection of other things like walk through mazes and horror attractions. They had some dog show thing which... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

Himeji Central Park is full of very interesting ride, including a strange Wild Mouse style rollercoaster. There is also a very good big arcade.

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