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

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 [...]

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, [...]

Okayama

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

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, [...]

Takamatsu

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

Shinjuku Gyoen Garden

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