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Jardin del Corazon, La Serena

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Stroll the gardens of Jardin del Corazon, a Japanese-themed park dedicated to the twinning of La Serena and the Japanese city of Tenri. Built in 1994 with support from Japanese mining companies in Chile, the garden was designed by architect Akira Ohira. Roam along picturesque cherry trees and koi ponds, passing small bridges and undulating paths, or rest on a bench and watch ducks, swans, and turtles. Don't miss the park's bonsai tree collection. Plan to visit Jardin del Corazon during your La Serena vacation using our convenient La Serena travel itinerary planner.
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  • I recommend visiting this place, is so peaceful and meaningful. The entrance was 1.5 dollars and totally worth it. If you like to take photos, there's a lot of great spots for outdoors pictures. They ...  more »
  • The Japanese garden is a nice activity if you have a free hour and nothing else to do, but expect nothing extraordinary. The price is 1000 Chilean Pesos, which is okay. At the end, we felt a little un...  more »
  • I just loved this place! I could have spend my whole day here. Cured till the smallest details, this breathes pure beauty. Absolutely worth the 1000 pesos. You will find water, bridges, gardens in the...  more »
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  • Very peaceful and well-maintained Japanese garden. Worth a visit if you're into this sort of thing (I spent 10-15 minutes there, it's not very big). Skip it if you're not.
  • Small peaceful garden... But your not allowed to sit or lay in the grass
  • Beautiful you can kedar throughout a day. .. the cost per person $2000.. .but buenisimo must contribute to these beautiful places to linger
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  • Interesting for a family outing
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  • It is not the big thing, but it's cheap and a nice walk for 1 hour without other things to do
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