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Korakuen Garden

1-5 Korakuen, Okayama 703-8257, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-272-1148
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1-5 Korakuen, Okayama 703-8257, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-272-1148
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Koraku-En Gardens is the highlight of Okayama. It is a gorgeous garden, probably one of the nicest in Japan. If you see nothing else in Okayama see the gardens. Even if you're not staying in Okayama, make a stopover. Leave your bags in the lockers...More

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Large garden sophisticately design where you could spent an enjoyable afternoon walking between the ponds, under the shade of a small bambus garden, on top of a small hil. sit on one of the many benches ans enjoy the serenity of this place

Thank nstriken
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Garden walk is always enjoyable especially in this highly sophisticated garden. You will see quite a number of carefully designed sections planted with different trees and flowers. Tips: whole area is roofless so be prepared for the sun! Of course you will move to the...More

Thank raymondc814
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Very beautiful, clean, and serene garden with small entry charge. This is rated in the top 3 gardens in Japan. It includes koi ponds, multiple white and pink lotus ponds, flowers, hills, a small bamboo forest, large trees, and classic structures. You can find a...More

Thank mabei0123
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

I place to visit in Okayama, it is a huge park.. with many things to see in there. A stunning combination of natural and artificial landscape. Serene and quite.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This place absolutely overdelivered I'm terms of what I had expected. Definitely worth your while to visit.

Thank Andreas S
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Of all the gardens that we have visited in our travels through Japan, this was by far the most beautiful. Expansive lawns and such diversity within its plantings across a wide area. It definitely deserves its position as one of the three best gardens in...More

Thank CultureVulture13
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Whatever image you had before of a Japanese Garden will pale in comparison to the Korakuen Garden. This garden is huge. It includes a koi pond, multiple white and pink lotus ponds, flowers, hills, classic structures, a small bamboo forest, and large trees. There is...More

Thank El V
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Beautiful and large Japanese gardens in Okayama by the river. Small entry charge. Plenty of cafes and gift shops. Do go out into the woods too as you will find a lot of interest. Also up to the high point to look over the lake....More

Thank lyndac00per
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Beautiful garden, clean and neat. Very fun especially in the spring. Many scenes can be used as a photo object.

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Response from JCNicolet75 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the others - sorry for the delay.