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Ritsurin Garden

This beautiful park was awarded three stars in the Michelin Green Guide Japan! The 75-hectare park features six ponds, thirteen hills, a waterfall, plum, cherry, and pine trees, a bamboo forest, a tea house, and more.
Address or Location Ritsurin-cho 1-20-16, Takamatsu City, Kagawa Prefecture
Phone 087-833-7411
Opening Hours 7:00-17:00 (differs depending on the season)
Closed Open 365 days
Fees Adults: 400 yen, Elementary school/Junior high school students: 170 yen, Admission is free on January 1st and March 16th (the anniversary of its opening)
URL http://www.pref.kagawa.jp/ritsurin/ index_e.html
Transportation Approx. 30 min by bus from Takamatsu Airport. A 5-min walk from Ritsurin Koen Kitaguchi Station on the JR Kotoku Line. A 10-min walk from Ritsurin Koen Station on the Kotoden Kotohira Line. A 1-min walk from the Ritsurin Koen bus stop on the Kotoden Bus route. Approx. 15 min by car from the Takamatsu Chuo Expressway Interchange (Takamatsu Nishi/Takamatsu Chuo).
  • Ritsurin Garden
  • Ritsurin Garden
  • Ritsurin Garden
* This information is current as of March 2010.
* Enquiries by phone or fax must be made in Japanese.