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A beautiful park in the centre of town

I've been through this park in all four seasons and each season has it's special qualities. The... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Takaoka, Japan
Beautiful and serene and absolutely breathtaking during sakura season.

I used to live in this area and it was so pretty and relaxing. I used to cut through it to go to... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Jaimee B
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1-1 Kojo, Takaoka 933-0044, Toyama Prefecture
+81 766-20-1563
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful park, nice to walk around, not many steps, great scenery, not too cold and windy in December, still get some sun. Peaceful and quiet for a stroll.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank huixin45
Reviewed 17 December 2018

When I visited, the park was still hosting late autumn vegetation. This made it a pretty place to take a stroll in.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Asperger_Singapore
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I agree with the other reviewers that this is a beautiful park. I stumbled upon it while visiting the Daibutsu (great Buddha), which is closeby, and was pleasantly surprised by the stunning scenery and the abundant wildlife. I especially enjoyed seeing a whole community of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mary H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I've been through this park in all four seasons and each season has it's special qualities. The Autumn change of the leaves is simply stunning, then the snow through the park is equally as beautiful. The green trees in spring and summer are also special....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Takaoka Kojo park is a lovely place in the city's downtown. Situated on the site of the former Takaoka Castle it boasts ponds and shadowed alleys, small Zoo and the sports' activities' grounds. It's beautiful any time of the year , but in spring when...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

I used to live in this area and it was so pretty and relaxing. I used to cut through it to go to different places in Takaoka. While the cherry blossoms are out it is incredible. The shrine in the middle is really beautiful and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jaimee B
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely park with river, shrines, beautiful gardens and lovely statues peppered throughout. Lots of people out walking in the morning, and worthy of a good hour exploring, or coming back more than once.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Narelle G
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