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Sengan-en Garden, Kagoshima
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Take a relaxing stroll through Sengan-en Garden, a scenic Japanese-style garden that forms part of a World Heritage Site. Built in 1658 as a private residence for the Shimazu Clan, the gardens are renowned for offering postcard-like views of the majestic Mt. Sakurajima in the background. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere as you roam the luscious landscape, sprinkled with ponds, picturesque stone bridges, bamboo groves, and an array of seasonal trees and plants. For an additional fee, you can take a short tour of the Iso villa, reconstructed in the 19th century. For Sengan-en Garden and beyond, use our Kagoshima trip builder to get the most from your Kagoshima vacation.
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  • On the activities of the Shimazu family (especially Nariakira) future-proof it even better views of the Sakura-Jima, you admire. Background of Atsu-Hime drama is well understood.
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  • Kagoshima travel the best Spartan image, but gardens are great think's best season autumn can see them clearly and yet you go past, but enough is also took on Sakura-Jima in the guidebook is like is was. 』示現『 flow seems good we're still looks at Sakura-Jima and magnificent corner shop in the Satsuma-kiriko Gallery, you can also dine.
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  • Enter a noisy entrance with a few days apart and imagined in the Chrysanthemum Festival ended ago tidying garden atmosphere. Instead of yellow color of the heavy equipment was the same plants and Green was a good impression. Cherry Island shore garden behind Kinko Bay, across the cloudy sky and cannot see clearly. Come hear climbs towards the top when I was thinking and see the shrines and leaves, arising from a tree of birds, and finally somewhat satisfied. It is a pity it had more staff if it was sunny.
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