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Tonogayato Garden

2 Minamicho, Kokubunji 185-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 42-324-7991
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The Great Oasis

This is the beautiful Japanese garden! It's a perfect place taking a walk:) Until now, I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
利幸 安
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
via mobile
Beautiful Japanese landscape garden right next to Kokubunji Station

Although it's small it's very nice, and if you are in Kokubunji area and have 30 minutes to spare... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
Matan K
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2 Minamicho, Kokubunji 185-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 42-324-7991
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the beautiful Japanese garden! It's a perfect place taking a walk:) Until now, I have looked for the place I can get the peace of mind. This is it. It takes about 30 minutes for around the garden but you can spend all...More

Thank 利幸 安
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Although it's small it's very nice, and if you are in Kokubunji area and have 30 minutes to spare definitely consider spending them in this relaxing garden. You Take the south exit of Kokubunji station and turn left, the garden will shortly be on your...More

Thank Matan K
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a local Japanese garden currently owned and operated by Tokyo City Hall. It was built by the Iwasaki Family (the founding family of Mitsubishi Corp.). The garden is one of a few Japanese gardens in the areas open for public with a minimal...More

Thank odspecialist
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I often visit this quiet and beautiful green tree garden for take a break. Here is unbelievable calm n peaceful place even though Kokubunnji station is very closed. I prefer staying late afternoon by myself. In Autumn, green forest turns beautiful red. I do recommend...More

Thank Mio T
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The Tonogayato Gardens are beautiful; a welcome respite right near a train station in an urban area. Admission is less than $2 (less than $1 for seniors) and one can easily wile away an hour or more--even in February before the blossoms burst. A wonderful...More

Thank emilee l
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

The park is just a very short walk from the train station. Such a quiet oasis in a busy city. Take the time to visit The lake and the teahouse.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

A superb small Japanese garden with many lives very trees, a pond, a tea house and a museum. Good birdwatching too in Kokubumji. A real gem. ¥150.

Thank Kieran D
Reviewed 7 May 2014

An oasis in a busy city! Beautiful trails, fish ponds and gardens! Take the time, its very relaxing, and beautiful! The day we went was a little chilly and overcast but it was still exceptional! My pictures will follow!

1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed 3 February 2013

This park/garden is located about 100 meters east of the south exit of the Kokubunji Station on the Chuo Line in Tokyo. It is very easy to get to and is located on the south side of the street. There is no public parking so...More

2  Thank Ted C
Reviewed 25 July 2012

The Tonogaya Park is tiny, tucked away (a short walk south from the Kokubunji station), and largely free of tourists. Despite its size, it had more beautiful trees, ponds, flowers, and scenery of any garden I went to in Tokyo. What drew us to this...More

3  Thank kariyava
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