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Handayama Botanical Garden (Okayama City)岡山市半田山植物園

Botanical Garden

This botanical garden is located in the hilly area of Mt. Handa in Okayama City. Characterized by the 3,200 kinds of 150,000 plants (plum trees, cherry trees, Luoyang peonies, azaleas, roses, etc.) planned to bloom throughout the year in the 110,000 square meter garden, it was opened to see plants, for recreation and as a place of rest. Famous particularly as a cherry blossom viewing spot, approximately 800 Yoshino cherry blossoms are in full bloom from late March to early April, and you can enjoy flower viewing together with trees that are over 100 years old. In addition, it is known for the Ipponmatsu Kofun burial mound near the top of the garden that is a valuable cultural property.


Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Houkain 3-1

phone 0862524183

9:00-16:30(Last entry16:00)

Review of Handayama Botany

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Reviewed:2018/05/03 Go during full bloom sakura season
At first, i wasnt sure if this park is worth the trip because there werent alot of english review on tripadvisor, but we decided to take the chance and we glad we did. One of the best cherry blossom...
Reviewed:2018/04/21 Lovely cherry blossoms in a quiet unspoilt setting
We were extremely lucky to be in Okayama on the sakura full bloom day. According to online recommendations, this garden is the best place to view sakura in Okayama and it was indeed true. What was...
Reviewed:2016/04/04 Stunning View
Here is close to Okayama station. you can take a bus, a bike or a bus from the station to here.
But I recommen you cycling there during a busy season like spring and early summer because of the...

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Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Houkain 3-1 [map]



9:00-16:30(Last entry16:00)
Tuesday (The next day in the case of Public holiday), New Year's Holiday
[Admission fee] Adults 308 yen, Child 124 yen
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