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Omiya Bonsai Village

81 Reviews

Omiya Bonsai Village

81 Reviews
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267-1 Bonsaicho, Omiya-ku, Saitama 331-0805 Saitama Prefecture
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 The Best Of Saitama Walking Tour
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The Best Of Saitama Walking Tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Have you heard about the Kinchakuda Higanbana Fields? There are numerous spots perfect for seeing autumn leaves, and you shouldn’t miss the chance to view the fiery red Higanbana which are also called red spider lily in English.<br>You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Why is Saitama famous for its "Bonsai"? Why does it attract visitors around the world every year? Did you know Hikawa Shrine has a history of 1,500 years and five deities are enshrined? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of Saitama. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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Honestcouple wrote a review Dec 2019
Lancashire135 contributions44 helpful votes
A relaxing mid morning walk in this tranquil setting. Even with the map from the Bonsai Art Museum and my Google Map we managed to walk past 2 gardens/nurseries without realising it. Good news is that’s a reason to return.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Joel S wrote a review Nov 2019
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Visiting Saitama was an incredible experience made better by swinging by the Bonsai Museum. Mind blowing collection of trees and history in a quiet and calming location. Could have easily spent the whole day there sitting and enjoying the ambiance.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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ECJ1968 wrote a review Oct 2019
Melbourne, Australia187 contributions70 helpful votes
After visiting the Bonsai Art Museum, the challenge was to find our way around the village area looking for the gardens/nurseries. We visited 4 and 3 of them were spectacular. The displays were amazing but there is no way I would be able to afford getting into bonsais in Japan.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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SAIBON287 wrote a review Sep 2019
Tokyo, Japan2 contributions2 helpful votes
I visited Omiya Bonsai village to take bonsai lessons at one of nurseries near the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, which I have been to before and is quite a nice little museum. You can see traditional quality bonsai trees and learn how to appreciate and decorate with them in Japanese
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Date of experience: July 2019
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kaz L wrote a review Aug 2019
Saitama, Japan99 contributions9 helpful votes
Walk8ng from JR Toro Station or Oriya Hikawa Shrine is a beloved walking corse for the locals and people who like Bonsai. To Bonsai Village, from both starting points it takes 10 minutes or less from Toro Station. There is a Bonsai museums with the garden. People who are not
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Date of experience: March 2019
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