Japanese Gardens for Budget Travelers

Japanese Gardens for Budget Travelers2018-07-10T17:28:37+00:00

Everyone should try to visit a traditional garden when they come to Japan. Japanese gardens create miniature landscapes, with an often extremely neat, abstract or stylised design.

Best Japanese gardens

Kyu-Furukawa Gardens

Kyu-Furukawa Gardens (旧古河庭園) could be described as a half English, half Japanese garden. One half looks like a traditional English garden, [...]

Showa Memorial Park

Showa Memorial Park is a huge 'park of parks' not far from Shinjuku.  There are all sorts of things to see [...]

Kumamoto

Kumamoto (熊本) is a medium sized city in Kyushu well known for it's wonderful castle, and now also famous for [...]

Takamatsu

Ritsurin Garden While Takamatsu (高松) is sometimes missed out of an average persons Shikoku trip, it has a few [...]

Okayama

Okayama (岡山) is a large city in Chugoku, known across the country for it’s Korakuen Garden, a superb example of [...]

Shinjuku Gyoen Garden

Usually a must see for any visitor to Tokyo, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is a large but pretty park right [...]

Rikugien Garden

Rikugien Garden (六義園) has to be one of our favourite Japanese gardens in Tokyo.  It's got it all; cherry blossoms, [...]