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Address: 1-20-16 Ritsurincho, Takamatsu 760-0073, Kagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 87-833-7411
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A wonderful and large Japanese style garden dating from the 17th and 18th century

We spent an enjoyable couple of hours here strolling through a Daimyo garden. The hills provide a marvellous back drop and the Zen part of the garden is just magnificent. There... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Nelson NZ
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85 reviews 85 reviews
17 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

We spent an enjoyable couple of hours here strolling through a Daimyo garden. The hills provide a marvellous back drop and the Zen part of the garden is just magnificent. There are even boat rides offered on the calm waters. Thoroughly recommended.

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Ottawa
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24 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Probably this garden would look much better at other times than early April. There were very few flowers in the garden, except the cherry trees and those were nothing new. However we still spent two hours strolling and taking pictures.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Enjoy the flowers and trees around the park. Join the tea ceremony and relax with the view of koyo(red leaves)

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing! So beautiful, every corner had a lovely surprise such as a flowering tree, beige, fish in the pond, etc. A very unique and serene park. Different elevations to view the park from and take fantastic photographs. The nice gift shop and tea house topped off this beautiful place.

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London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This garden came to us as a surprise. Even though the weather was wet, we had a wonderful three hours following the marked routes of these beautiful gardens. Ample places to wander and dream, an nice tea room and lots of places to snack and drink. It is situated only a moderate walk from downtown or easily accessible by public... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Worth visiting. Beautifully landscaped with little bridges, streams, colorful fish, trees and lots of peace and quiet. Can spend two to three hours just walking around and is a great place for a picnic. A must for all Japan visitors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Enjoy the pleasures that the ancient feudal lords who ruled this area enjoyed centuries ago. Large enough for you to enjoy a relaxing half day walk around with plenty of photo opportunities. Well worth it at every season. I've been here in summer and winter. I recommend the colder months since summer Mosquitos are around due to the ponds in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We went late on a slightly damp midweek afternoon. As a result we had the place to ourselves, maybe 4 other people apart from the few remaining workers tidying leaves. It was so peaceful and beautiful in the muted light and really shouldn't be missed. It is also pretty much impossible to take a bad photo even if tried.

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Kyoto, Japan
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29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I went in winter and it was still beautiful. I spent three hours there and didn't mind the cold- I would have stayed even longer if possible. There are quaint old-fashioned boat rides around the pond, and the passengers get to wear cone-shaped straw hats. They become part of a lot of tourists' pictures! Definitely worth returning in spring and... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

What a fantastic garden, I visited it twice and had several hours enjoying the tranquility and sensory delights of one of the finest gardens I've visited. Listening to traditional live music in the tea house was an added bonus.

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