Iwate Park (Koen), Morioka

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Wander the peaceful, well-kept grounds of Iwate Park (Koen), surrounding the ruined Morioka castle and giving passage to ponds, trimmed trees, and numerous artifacts. Even as the seasons change, the park's aspect remains picturesque all year round, evolving from snowy scenes to iconic blossoming trees, and through to leaves of autnumnal tones. Seek out a quiet spot to enjoy a picnic, or head to the gigantic and evocative foundations of the castle. Look out for the tradional Japanese bridges that pepper the site, as well as the various monuments, including two dedicated to some of the nation's influencial poets. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Iwate Park (Koen) by using our Morioka day trip app .
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  • Castle is no stroll in the park free of charge. In a 15-minute walk from Morioka station, seemed to clean Mt. Iwate. We had volunteers clean up.
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  • Was mountains in the distance, just visit the cherry blossoms in full bloom from the top of the stone wall he views in Cherry and cherry there at his feet, was like a carpet of cherry blossoms.
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  • We just came to full bloom at Morioka, so. Unlike full bloom in Tokyo, even without the crowds and could blossom.
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