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Address: 4100 Takeocho Takeo | Mifuneyama Southwest side, Takeo 843-0022, Saga Prefecture
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The leaves were brilliant. I can't wait until spring! I think it was ¥600 for each adult. The main walkways were paved so it was a fairly easy walk although it had hills and some... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 19, 2016
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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

This is not a large garden but definitely worth a visit during times of red leaves. My wife and I are both keen leisure photographers and we had a great time taking photos of scenery and portraits there. In fact, we wanted to view the lighted red trees at night, so we stayed in the onsen hotel here as well... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

The leaves were brilliant. I can't wait until spring! I think it was ¥600 for each adult. The main walkways were paved so it was a fairly easy walk although it had hills and some steps.

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Phuket, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

I went there too early( 6 november) si there were not yet leaves color change. From jr takeoonsen station , take free jr kyushu bus (for ureshino onsen) get off the bus abd tsje a short walk to the south gate of the garden . Buying the entrance ticket at the small shop in front of the garden: 600yen Nice... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We came one hot summer evening for the light show. It was no easy feat for us as we have a toddler and a kid walking on a very dim, narrow path. The toddler refused to walk most of the time (quite dark and scary for him) and we had to take turns to carry him which made us even... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

We visited one evening during the summer to watch the light show that is projected onto the pond. Very unique show. My favorite part was walking through the garden at night; they used painted bamboo and tea-light candles to create a neat ambiance. The crowds, dim lighting, and uneven ground made some parts bit hard to navigate but well worth... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

Stayed this hotel for visiting their famous garden, we got unlimited free entry of the garden during the stay. A bit disappointed with the garden, probably not visited at a right time. Helpful staff speaking good English. My room is small decorated in Japanese style. The room price included nice breakfast and dinner. Onsen is opened for hotel guests

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

We went around mid May so everything was green. No single flower. :D Not the garden's fault though :P we should have come earlier lol oh well, at least it was green! not dead trees.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Went on 7th May 2016, no more purple wisteria, only white wisteria. Other flower also mostly have died, make sure you go at the end of April or it will not be worth it. 1 star.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

The admission is 400 yen for adult. However, I heard the admission varies according to the season. Came here on January 2nd. The trees and plants were mostly bald. However, the garden is still very beautiful. I can tell from the decoration that the garden must be beautiful with various flowers. For example, there are a small hill where azalea... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2015

It's a very beautiful park, but we were still too early for the autumn colours. (This may not be such a good year for autumn colours ... as many of the leaves are already dying, still green.) It's a little expensive for 600 yen (being the same price for during the day), but the main area of the pond is... More 

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