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Kobe Animal Kingdom

7-1-9 Minatojima-minami, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 650-0047, Japan (Formerly Kobe Botanical Garden)
+81 78-302-8899
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Ranked #21 of 144 Attractions in Kobe
Type: Gardens
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Kobe, Japan
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This is beautiful and so nice to walk in the peaceful well cultivated garden. A lovely way to enjoy Japan and its floral beauty

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Really enjoyed the lovely gardens, so peaceful appreciated the lables etc. amazing views across the city. Awesome chase to just wonder without the crowds of people and bussle of traffice and life.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

This was a bit on the expensive side, but I really enjoyed the views, the cable care, and the relaxing ambiance.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

to be surrounded by beautiful flowers is always a nice experience.visited in 2005/ i especially like the herb garden which was part of it.

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Michigamme, Michigan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Take a chair lift to the top of the mountain and walk down its slope checking out all of the beauty nature has to offer. I'd go back again.

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Kobe, Japan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Lovely location and there's always something in bloom.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

We went on a rainy day - were not expecting too much but were pleasantly surprised. Children will love this place - you can see owls, feed birds, see them up close, watch a bird show where the birds fly right by you (there was even a hawk), and if you have the courage put your feet in a pool... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Several Connected large greenhouses with tropical plants. The birds run around free and you can buy bird food for 100 yen and feed the birds by hand. The only birds not running around free are the owls housed in a special section at the back, there are live owl "shows" every few hours. The highlight is feeding the large billed... More

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