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Urakuen Garden @ Inuyama

Garden in Inuyama close to Inuyama castle, opposite to Meitetsu hotel. This is a Japanese garden so... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Garden of National Treasure Tea House

Uraku-En is a Japanese garden within the Meitetsu Inumaru Hotel property. The garden was named... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Hiroshi K
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Shinjuku, Japan
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Garden in Inuyama close to Inuyama castle, opposite to Meitetsu hotel. This is a Japanese garden so not to expect much flowers. But focus is more on traditional landscapes with pebbles, bamboo trees. We bought the combo entry ticket for Inuyama castle and the garden...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This small garden, though it has some nice nooks, is just not worth the admission price of ¥1000. It is basically a setting for a collection of tea houses which seem to have been valued for historical rather than aesthetic reasons. It cannot compare with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Uraku-En is a Japanese garden within the Meitetsu Inumaru Hotel property. The garden was named after one of the great tea celemony masters, Oda Urakusai, brother of Oda Nobunaga. The tea house in the garden, called "Jo-An", which is one of the three National Treasure...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Hiroshi K
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Most beautiful garden I have visited in Japan so far. Very peaceful and quiet with an old tea house. Nice and shady in the summer which offers a much needed break from the heat. You can visit it in 10 minutes or wonder around for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

With lots of beautiful places to take pictures. If you like japanese gardens you certainly would like this one.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Nice little garden with an old tea house, which is definitely worth a visit. It costs 1000 Yen, which is quite high and twice as much as castle ticket, but you can also buy a combined ticket for 1300 Yen, if you go to the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank AnnaF39
Reviewed 27 January 2016

A 10 min walk from Inuyama Castle, this quaint Japanese garden with tea house is nice, quiet and peaceful. Although went in winter, the garden is very well kept and green. It isn't big, if you stroll slowly, you can probably finish walking in it...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank fionayyy
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I have sometimes included castle visits with garden visits (ex. Okayama) and found this garden to be small, average and lacking any castle views. The addition of historical teahouses is interesting but on the whole, I wouldn't make a repeat visit here. The Joan teahouse...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank sekaitraveller
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This lovely place was one of the highlights of our trip. We learned so much from our own private guide and the tea ceremony was wonderful.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank HayleyB882
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Don't come here if you are looking for a 'great' sth. It is a garden, lovely and quite quiet with a lot of beautiful corners. I came here off season which is why I couldn't enjoy a tea ceremony. Just a green tea and a...More

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