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Ashikaga Flower Park

607 Hasamacho, Ashikaga, Tochigi Prefecture 329-4216, Japan
+81 284-91-4939
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Ranked #1 of 14 attractions in Ashikaga
Type: Playgrounds, Gardens
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Hawaii
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Visited Ashikaga Flower Park at the end of April and the purple wisteria were spectacular. The whites were almost at its peak and the yellows were barely beginning. Though it was a drizzly day, the wisteria and azalea painted the otherwise gray canvas with purples and pinks galore. I'm not sure if the moisture in the air heightened the scent,... More

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Bangkok
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19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

But still, we are amazed of how big their Wisteria tree are. Anyway, Iris and Hydranyea are starting to bloom, so spectacular and beautiful. Most of the park area is full of Petunia and roses. Worthwhile visiting when you travel to Sano area.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The visit to this Flower Park was one of two highlights of our trip to Japan (Fuji-en in Yahata was the other). We visited on May 6th, 2014 and the pinks, whites, lavenders and DOUBLE wisteria were all in full bloom. The delicate fragrance of the ropes of wisteria cannot be added to this page! Huge bushes and trees loaded... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We visited the Park on the 17th of May so we missed the white and pink wisteria, and the lavender wisteria was waning, so only the yellow wisteria were in full bloom. I admit I was a little disappointed that we missed the wisteria in full bloom, but the Park was still breathtaking! There were so many flowers, many unique... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The garden is small enough to walk around in comfortably. But it holds a LOT of blooms! There are places to rest and eat while you gaze at the wisteria showers. We did not stay around for the eve nigh lights but we heard it's also very pretty. A word of caution though. The Tomita station near the park closes... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

They called their great wisteria is the Number 1 wisteria of the world. The tree spreads to 1000 square meters. The best time to visit is first few days of May. It is really amazing that looks like a flowery waterfalls. The admission fee is various for different periods. The one that I visit is 1700 Yen (the top peak... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

If you are from Tokyo, take a shinkansen from Ueno or Tokyo station to takasaki about 1 hour. Transfer to a local train at Takasaki station. Please get off at tomita station, it is one station after Ashikaga station. When you get out of the tomita station, walk to the main road and turn right at the main road, You... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Getting there was not hard. To foreigners ,buy the Kanto Pass it saves you a lot. Log into Hyperdia.com for trains schedules or as a guide. There weren't any blooming wisterias when we were there on 15/4/2014, it was a pretty hot and sunny that day. Entrance was JPY700/p. It had clustered potted tulips everywhere and budding wisterias on terraces... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This place is a must do when in full bloom. Had been here in 2013 May. Its a 2 hour train ride from Tokyo. There are loads of people who visit the place and all you need to do is follow the swarm of people heading to the park from the station. Keep at least 3-4 hours to take it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013 via mobile

The park has very nice atmosphere. There is the light flower scent. This is my first time for visiting wisteria park. My husband and I were stunned. The wisteria were very beautiful and amazing huge.

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