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Botanical Garden Spots in Niigata Area

  • Niigata Prefectural Botanical Garden
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    4.0
    14 Reviews
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    Nigata Pref. Nigatashi Akiha-ku Kanadu 186
    This botanical garden, which contains about 100,000 plants on its expansive grounds, opened in 1998 and is located in Akiha Ward, Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture. Of the three dome-shaped greenhouses, the popular “tropical plant dome” is the largest in the country. Its jungle-like interior houses 4,000 specimens from 550 species, including rare baobab plants and Victoria amazonica. The must-see “Hana to Midori no Stage” has eight exhibitions held throughout the year along with the seasons. The garden features a walkway, allowing you to enjoy the peony garden, azalea garden, herb garden, and more as you stroll.

    I took a friend to the Botanic Gardens in the middle of a very cold and snowy winter. Being able to see colorful flowers and greenery and being able to shed our winter clothes during our walk through...

  • Tainai Flower Park
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    Nigata Pref. Tainaishi Natsui 1152-1
    This public botanical garden is found within Tainai Resort, a 15-minute drive from JR Nakajo Station. It is open every year from early April to early November. It is characterized by its flower beds which are laid out like flower petals from a central fountain. From spring to fall you can see over 80,000 plants covering some 50 different varieties. There is a rock garden with alpine plants and an open lawn area giving you the chance to enjoy the flowers while strolling about. There is also the Flower House where you can buy locally cultivated foodstuff, and areas for children and parents to have fun.
  • Snow Country Botanical Gardens Homaru
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    Nigata Pref. Nagaokashi Miyamotomachi 3
    This botanical garden is located in 3 Chome, Miyamoto-machi, Nagaoka City. The garden focuses mainly on natural vegetation that does not include foreign plants, horticultural plants or seaside plants. It covers over 35 hectares of foothill land, and visitors can view the various plants that grow here and change with the seasons. There are also facilities such as an open lawn area, an observatory and a free rest area.
  • Furusawaya
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    Niigata Higashikanbara-gun Aga Machi Kanose 5860
  • Yasuda Flower Garden
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    Niigata Agano Ichikubo 1-1
  • Yuzawa Kogen Ski Area
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    Niigata Minamiuonuma-gun Yuzawamachi Yuzawa 490

    湯沢高原ロープウェイのふもと駅の建物の中にこの温泉があります。入浴料は中学生以上の大人は500円でした。浴場は比較的小さかったです。お湯は透明でした。ロープウェイを利用した後に時間があったら、利用するといいでしょう。

  • Herb Land Season
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    Nigata Pref. Nigatashi Nishi-ku Akatsuka 5073
  • Ashizawa Kogen Herbal Park
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    Nigata Pref. Higashikambaragunagamachi Tsugawa 3915
  • Kojunji Temple
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    1 Reviews
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    Niigata Agano Yasuda 4626-1

    元は大地主のお屋敷だけあって立派なお屋敷と日本庭園があり、見応えあります。 今はお寺になっていますが、見学出来ます。 子供は無料ですが、大人は有料なので星を減らしました。 保田(やすだ)3度栗の寺としても有名です。静かな場所です。

  • Shimizu Sono
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    42 Reviews
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    Niigata Shibata-shi Daieicho 7-9-32

    越後新発田藩10万石の別邸は是非拝見をした方がよいという新発田城で遭ったガイドさんのアドバイスを入れ、寄ってみた。食事処があり、早速ランチをいただく。ビールも一緒に。

  • Watanabe Tei
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    4.0
    13 Reviews
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    Niigata Iwafune-gun Sekikawamura Shimoseki 904

    ちょうど通り掛かったところに大きいお屋敷があり、人がいたので寄りました。昔の豪農と言われたお金持ちの家でした。家の様子はわかりましたが、もう行くことはありません。

  • Nishikikoi no Sato
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    21 Reviews
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    Niigata Ojiya Jonai 1-8-22

    A beautiful facility to show off some super big koi in Japanese gardens (except winter when they are all inside). Not expensive to visit and a very relaxing and enjoyable environment. Interesting...

  • Sado Municipal Sado Shokubutsuen
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    Niigata Sado-shi Hamochi Iioka 550-6
  • Ijimino Park
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    4.5
    17 Reviews
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    Niigata Shibata-shi Ijimino

    We made a morning 30-minute train trip from Niigata to Shibata to see the spectacular Iris garden at Ijimino. Our attention focused on admiring the hundreds of flowers in full bloom so we did not...

  • Hoshunen
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    Nigata Pref. Higashikambaragunagamachi Kanose 5860
  • Matunzanso
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    Nigata Pref. Kashiwazakishi Midorichou 3
  • Satsuki Mountain Park
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Niigata Niigata-shi Akiha-ku Warimachi 223-1
  • Oguni San Wild Plants Garden
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    Niigata Nagaoka-shi Ogunimachi Ogunisawa 1548-1
  • Alp Nosatoshimesei Botanical Garden
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    Nigata Pref. Minamiuonumagunyuzawamachi Yuzawa 490
  • Nippon Wild food Botanical Garden
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    Nigata Pref. Uonumashi Hiranomata Nitta 252-1

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Found along the northwestern coast of Japan, Niigata prefecture is celebrated for its high-quality rice and breathtaking nature, most notably its spectacular mountains, whose white peaks draw in snow sports lovers from far and wide over the winter months. Hit the slopes at Yuzawa, pick out your favourite modern artist at Echigo Tsumari, or take a ferry over to Sado Island for an extra adventure.

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