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Beautiful gardens in its best moment

We were very lucky because the cherries were blossoming and they were preparing a Japanese event... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Lots of different trees, easy to walk around

Nice gardens, not too busy when we went. Lots of different trees, easy to walk around and lots of... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

We were just driving past and we noticed the Miyazu Japanese Garden. We had a lovely walk around the gardens which reminded us of our visit to Japan some years back. The garden helps to celebrate and honour its sister city, Miyazu, in Japan. The...More

Thank 993anitat
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We were very lucky because the cherries were blossoming and they were preparing a Japanese event. The Gardens are very well conceived reflecting Japanese atmosphere and inspring relax. Recommended!

Thank paherranz
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We decided to see A Garden that was part of a sister City of Japan. Many people of all ages were there. Including a young teacher and her students. A friendly lady from a seniors Group, who would take photos of yourselves and scenery then...More

Thank Miriam G
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Right now late Sept' is the cherry blossom time and the Japanese gardens klook amazing, great any time of year, but especially good now,

Thank Rose22Nelson
Reviewed September 18, 2018

This garden only has a relatively small amount of structure, but is really beautiful if visited at blossom time. Children enjoy the bridges, stepping stones, and wooden paths. It is a good place for the keen photographer! It is unfortunate that the garden is placed...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Have a stroll around here and enjoy the peace and tranquility. Spot a fish or two and tip toe over the stepping stones. Very pretty blossom in the spring and you can stop here and have a moment of reflection and rest. Enjoy.

Thank Ngaizone
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Nice gardens, not too busy when we went. Lots of different trees, easy to walk around and lots of parking.

Thank DominiqueM2389
Reviewed May 15, 2018

You should visit the garden after the rain so there's water at the pond instead of all dried up. I come here often, love it when there's water at the pond with nice reflections, but its just ugly when it's dry. I've been to many...More

Thank Stephy_SL
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Nice to stroll around, I think they're changing it at the moment so parts seemed to be dug up and muddy rather than nice ponds but for the most part it was lovely. Not sure if the little Train Station behind was meant to be...More

Thank KaylinC28
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Quiet and serene. However the gardens need a bit of TLC. Lovely setting. Plenty of places to sit and think.

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