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Kairakuen Park, Mito
(3.8/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
Take a pleasant stroll through Kairakuen Park, a large Japanese garden offering some natural relief from the urbane surroundings. Considered one of the three great gardens of Japan, the park's name translates as "a park to be enjoyed together," indicative of the fact that it was, unlike the other two, always designed to be enjoyed by the local populace. Opened in 1841, the gardens display white, pink, and red plum blossom trees, a bamboo grove, cedar wood, and a traditional Japanese building in the center. See Kairakuen Park and all Mito has to offer by arranging your trip with our Mito vacation builder.
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  • Early because parking is buried by the participants in the event here. Better manicured lawn. Garden foliage still is great.
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  • I went to the plum season in no time. Plum than a good nice view from the sentence-Tei. Also, just off a very mellow and was. Like to visit and the sunny days without taking admission Pavilion except for statements, plum time is non-free, so I think.
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  • This is one of Japan’s three finest landscape gardens. Everything was picturesque! From extensive bamboo groves, cedar trees to wooden gates. Strolling around the garden was an emotional detoxificatio...  more »