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Ritsurin Park

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Address: 1-20-16 Ritsurincho, Takamatsu 760-0073, Kagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 87-833-7411
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In March 2015 we visited Ritsurin Park. It is one of the most beautiful parks in Japan and the boat ride on a pond was so interesting. The layout of the park and the trees... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

In March 2015 we visited Ritsurin Park. It is one of the most beautiful parks in Japan and the boat ride on a pond was so interesting. The layout of the park and the trees, flowers and eating places makes for a wonderful peaceful day. Although in the middle of the city while in the park you are one with... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The park is trully beautiful and quiet. Take your time - you'll need 2 h or more. Boat ride is a true pleasure - do not miss it. Easy access by bus or a 20-25 min. walking distance from the train station.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

These gardens are very renowned and rated 3 stars in the Michelin guide so while in Takamatsu, we took a bit more than 2 hours to check them out. Indeed, they are well worth a visit! With the mountains in the background, they are extremely well maintained (we must have seen at least 12 gardeners all working hard while we... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The park is amazing. All the trees and plants and ponds and buildings are under such excellent care that walking in the park itself is dreamy. We also had Japanese green tea at the tea house right in the garden. It is truly a very unique experience. I would very much like to visit it again in different seasons.

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The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

When you are in Takamatsu make sure you visit this gorgeous garden. It is a tranquil place for walking around and a perfect place to make photos. There are several teahouses in the garden and some spots to have an ice-cream. Every corner of the garden is different and lovely to see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Ritsurinkouen seems like heaven! It is so nice :D And you receive a present in the end of trip. You must have a camera with you, 'cause you will want to take a milion of photography!! Have fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It was a rainy day of July. We went late around 5pm. It was almost empty and we were able to enjoy all the quietness, the rain and the fog over the mountain. Very beautiful! The crafts shop selling regional crafts is great too, not those cheap souvenirs you buy in every corner of Japan.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

It does not need to say some other time that there is much green, but I am maintained neatly and can spend comfortable time. I can do it. In Shikoku, it is a famous park. I can approach it in near one on foot from the station and can enjoy the forest bathing in the downtown area.

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Kingston, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I was very lucky to see Iris and Hydrangeas blooming in the park. The entrance fee to park was very reasonable, and I spent half-day walking around the park. I didn't try tea at the tea shops because they seemed over priced.

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State of Sao Paulo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I have visited many gardens and parks in Japan. But this one is the most impressive. It is not among the big 3 but for sure is the most beatiful!

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Address: 1-20-16 Ritsurincho, Takamatsu 760-0073, Kagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 87-833-7411
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Shikoku  >  Kagawa Prefecture  >  Takamatsu

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