Suizenji Jojuen Garden, Kumamoto
(3.5/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
With a lush rolling landscape and fresh clear waters filled with colorful carp, Suizenji Jojuen Garden remains a welcoming sanctuary and authentic example of a traditional Japanese garden. Originally constructed in 1636, the gardens gradually grew to include the Izumi Shrine, a Noh theater, and Kokin-Denju-no-Ma teahouse. The landscaping is said to represent the 53 stations of "Tokaido," a well-known route between Edo and Kyoto. Stroll through delicate foliage, across hills and along the edge of ponds, observing the beauty of the miniature Mount Fuji, a landmark at the heart of the park. Take a look at our Kumamoto trip builder to schedule your visit to Suizenji Jojuen Garden and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Would be about 30 minutes tram ride from Jr Kumamoto station, or is it depends on traffic. Time is flowing somewhere beautiful green and unfortunately around the mansion, will be visible from the garden, but kind of relaxing in the garden. Purple sweet potato mochi here suddenly derived from there with the ball? In fine, while unconscious pics, forget, tongue I'm sorry.
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  • It was maybe a little turned around the Park, but not so inspiring and beautiful. I didn't feel so less chairs in the lawn is off-limits and relaxing atmosphere. I thought a 400 Yen higher at that. I had a streetcar one day pass discount, but put in a discount.
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  • Take Tram "A" (or B depending where you're coming from) and hop off at Suizenji park. It's only a 5min walk and there are green street signs leading the way. Entry is ¥400 for adults and it's worth it...  more »