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Himeji Central Park

Features Animals
1436-1 Toyotomicho Kodani, Himeji 679-2121, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 79-264-1611
Review Highlights
A nice place to sit and relax!

You can enjoy various sights of the Himeji castle and sit around the park and have a picnic. It's... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Loukas L
Nicosia, Cyprus
Animal side is worth it

My husband and I went here on our honeymoon. We're currently unable to own pets, so the most... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Wasilla, Alaska
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1436-1 Toyotomicho Kodani, Himeji 679-2121, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 79-264-1611
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

You can enjoy various sights of the Himeji castle and sit around the park and have a picnic. It's best to visit on a sunny day so you can walk around the park and admire the scenery!

Thank Loukas L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My husband and I went here on our honeymoon. We're currently unable to own pets, so the most exciting thing about Central Park was being able to interact with animals. There's a dog park within the amusement park, and more dogs and other animals within...More

Thank iikoto
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.

Thank Stacy R
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.

Thank Daniel N
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

Thank Marta E
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...More

1  Thank Triptripper2
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...More

Thank ART196
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...More

1  Thank Lengluey
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

Thank snerd45
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...More

Thank Jeremybr
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27 May 2016|
Response from Lengluey | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. It cost around 1,000 yen for the day to park there.