Tagged: garden

Hakone – Gota Park

Gota Park is a stunning, Western Style Park close to Gora Station, which is definitely worth a visit during your stay in Hakone. Here you can find a rose garden, a huge fountain, a craft-house where you can try some pottery or glass blowing (costs of these activities range between...

Kamakura – Hokukuji Temple – Bamboo Garden

This impressive Bamboo Garden is part of the Hokokuji Temple, also called Take-dera, which means Bamboo Temple, in Kamakura. The Bamboo forest is very relaxing and absolutely stunning! There is a lovely tea house hidden in the garden, where you can drink traditional Matcha tea while enjoying the beautiful scenery....

Ibaraki-ken: Kairakuen Garden

Kairakuen Garden, located in Ibaraki-ken,  is one of the best places to see Plum Blossom during the begin of Spring. Besides plum blossom you can also visit a beautiful, traditional house which gives you a nice view of the surrounded nature. One side of the garden is filled with bamboo...

Rikugien Garden

Rikugien Garden (六義園) is one of the more beautiful parks in Tokyo. It’s a quiet place with a lake and a teahouse called ‘Fukiage Chaya’, where you can enjoy refreshments for 500 yen. As usual visiting in the Autumn is great because pretty much everything will be crimson red. Great...