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Address: 1300 Gora, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0408, Kanagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 460-82-2825
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Quite Peaceful and Interesting

This garden is pretty big, and they have Japanese tea house, cafe (Western style) and tropical plants house. You can see cherry blossoms in spring and can see roses, hydrangeas... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Yokohama, Japan
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Yokohama, Japan
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59 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This garden is pretty big, and they have Japanese tea house, cafe (Western style) and tropical plants house. You can see cherry blossoms in spring and can see roses, hydrangeas, lavenders in summer. Also craft house allows you to try to create some Japanese traditional stuff. Quite interesting place.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The park was areanged in europe style, which is different from general japanese park. You can get in without admission if you have free pass. (fuji hakone free pass)

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Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a beautiful park, even on a drizzly day during the "tsuyu" or rainy season. The huge fountain is beautiful with a backdrop of mountains.

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is Japan's oldest formal French garden and in it's day must have been quite unusual. It is most easily reached from the first stop on the funicular from Gora to Souzan. Entry is included in the Hakone Free Pass. The garden is laid out up a steep hillside with the top culminating in a rose garden. There is a... More 

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NYC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Lovely little stroll. Perfectly pretty garden. But if you don't have time, don't worry, though. It was nice but not really "great."

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turku
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Me and my wife visited this place. Small but very beautiful. The garden was full of different kind of roses. The view of mountain from there was very nice. Inside the garden was tea house for tea ceremony.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

hydrangea season and the end of azaleas made this garden pop with color. Also the craft house provides for an extra fee opportunities for ceramics, dried flower arranging and glass blowing for the whole family.

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Presov, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

From Gora station by walk only 5 minutes. It is very relaxing and pretty park with fountain, garden of roses, greenhouses, restaurant and Hakuun-do Chai tea room. There is also Crafthouse where you can try glass etching, glass blowing, pottery etc. It takes from 30 minutes to 1 hour.

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We visited Gora Park with our one year old granddaughter who loves outdoors. Firstly the path from the station is very steep and pushing a stroller up there is a challenge. Once inside the park there are hundreds of steps and unevenly paved pathways. It's not well set up for kids - parts are pretty but there is no lawn... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

A nice park in old style just to stroll in. Hakone Art Museum is very close, much more to see but you cannot really compare. See them both!

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Address: 1300 Gora, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0408, Kanagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 460-82-2825
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Kanagawa Prefecture  >  Ashigarashimo-gun  >  Hakone-machi

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