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Suisenji Park is a miniature Mount Fuji. The Koi fish in the streams are beautiful, there are some... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Monaco S
Well maintained park, but not fantastic

May want to beg to differ when it is mentioned as one of the top three Japanese gardens, because it... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
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The Japanese garden I started to make than 1963. In area of about 73,000 square meters and it is a compact in which it is said that Japan's largest garden, rich in spring water from Mt. Aso, and has created a world of different dimension to the...more
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8-1 Suizenjikoen, Kumamoto 860-0956, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-383-0074
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Suisenji Park is a miniature Mount Fuji. The Koi fish in the streams are beautiful, there are some souvenir shops there for tourists. While in Kumamoto this park and Kumamoto castle are a must see.

Thank Monaco S
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Perfect place to walk around and enjoy peace and quiet. Easy tram ride from the centre takes you close to the gates.

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We made an impulse decision to go into the garden and it was definitely worth it. It's absolutely stunning. There's so much to see, we spent much longer than expected walking around. There are places to sit and take in the views, and there's a...More

1  Thank CharlieCupcake21
Reviewed 18 April 2018

If you are in Kumamoto or a neighbor prefecture, you must go to this beautiful garden. I was there when it was raining and cold whether, however it was good because there are not many tourists and I could enjoy better. Go to the tea...More

Thank Silvio_SP_BR
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Beautiful garden with lots of cherry blossoms and a large pond. I spent an hour here but wished I stayed a little longer. Very serene and gorgeous. Highly recommended.

Thank storm12345
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Spent a relaxing hour at Suizenji-koen. Really small so don’t expect too much. It is well maintained with an abundance of well fed koi fish of various colors. Several shops for shopping and refreshments are there as well. Nice place for a leisurely stroll. Was...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 3 April 2018

May want to beg to differ when it is mentioned as one of the top three Japanese gardens, because it is pretty small. Otherwise, the park is well maintained and beautiful, with people having picnics under the sakura trees. Honestly, i won't travel all the...More

Thank jeeeen16
Reviewed 23 February 2018

As I love Japanese gardens I of course went to Suizenji Jojuen Garden too when I visited Kumamoto. It's a nice design, it give a good background for pictures. I have spent several hours there, walking, taking pictures, reading in the shade. Definitely not a...More

Thank Trudy_van_Schie
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Hidden in a suburb, a surprisingly refreshing tranquil garden experience. You will see ducks, cranes, really huge carp. The beautifully manicured trees are probably attractive all year round, but I think best appreciated in spring (we were here in winter). A good experience nonetheless and...More

1  Thank Ernest W
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The garden is easily accessible with the street tram. It costs 400 yen to enter and it is a small garden. I went during December, where there no flowers blooming, but it was still quite pleasant.

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19 November 2015|
Response from Michel W | Reviewed this property |
No. You can only stay on the paths.