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Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden

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Address: | P.O. 751, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 3Z6 , Canada
Phone Number: 403-328-3511

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Beautiful

A must see for everyone! Local gem, not huge crowds, peaceful place to relax with kids. Manicured to perfection

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Taber, Canada
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124 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Alberta Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

The gardens are nice but I have been to Japan and there is so much more that could be done here to harness that feel. I enjoyed it and the one visit I had there seemed to be enough.

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Taber, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

A must see for everyone! Local gem, not huge crowds, peaceful place to relax with kids. Manicured to perfection

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Havana, Cuba
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

if you had never been to japan then this place would be amazing, but its not quite the same as visiting a real japanese garden. its pretty nice though and very quiet. only bad thing is the people who have to gong the big bell every 4 minutes, give it a break people.

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Claresholm
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a lovely day trip up the highway. There are fabulous roses and beautifully designed gardens. A very enjoyable day out.

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Pincher Creek, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Having visited Japan I was amazed at the Japanese Gardens in Lethbridge. Upon entering the gardens you really lose the sense of Lethbridge and feel transported to Japan. The attention to detail is incredible with tinkling water features, raked pebble gardens, uniquely trimmed trees and shrubs and even a building featuring typical Japanese construction techniques. Hosts dressed in Kimonos are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Authentic recreation of a Japanese garden on boardwalks peaceful tranquil one of the most memorable spots to see in lethbridge in the summer. Absolutely beautiful

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Lethbridge, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This garden is something one would dream of having in the backyard. there are streams, beautiful trees, Tea House, rocks , bridges and trails to walk through the gardens and enjoy the lush green view

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Lethbridge, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Friendly staff. They knew all about the gardens and told my friends the history's he walk into the gardens was too long for older people.

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Lethbridge, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This authentic Japanese Garden was commissioned by Japan as a gift to the City of Lethbridge on the centennial of Canada. This garden is authentic in every respect, to the type of garden you would expect to see, if you were in Japan. It was constructed by a "Master" in Japan who focused on every detail of the garden to... More 

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aylesbury
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

A beautiful, tranquil place to spend an hour walking around these gardens. Made a break from all the driving we had done.

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