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Address: 8 Kita 3 Jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0003, Hokkaido
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This garden is not only beautiful, it’s also a nature preserve and cultural...

This garden is not only beautiful, it’s also a nature preserve and cultural center.

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Beautiful garden

I thought this was a great botanical garden, but I love botanical gardens. It's a beautiful and relaxing place to take a walk.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 February 2017
Lieke v
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I thought this was a great botanical garden, but I love botanical gardens. It's a beautiful and relaxing place to take a walk.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

It was a nice walk from Sapporo station eve though it was cold and rainy. The park was closed so we didn't get to walk inside the park but viewed from outside. It was worth it.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

its surroundings was part of my planned must visit places. pay to enter and walk in a peaceful park together with viewing the different plants and flowers in the greenhouses.

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Grafton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

These gardens were not at their best in mid autumn but there was enough autumn colour to give a good idea that they would be even prettier at other times of year. They are relatively extensive however, and very pretty for a central city area. There are several museum/collection areas. One of these had the greatest collection of stuffed fauna... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had some super super fresh and delicious sushi. Small stall in Nijo market. The owner meticulously prepare the sushi and we just chow it down in less than 5sec! Not to be missed!

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

garden has an interesting selection of plants and flowers.worth a visit if you are a garden person.near sapporo station.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

My rating reflects a superb tiny museum located on this garden's grounds rather than the 33-acre Botanic Garden itself. The Northern Peoples Museum focuses on the culture of the Ainu, Japan's indigenous people. Its one room includes displays of beautiful garments and a fascinating old film, showing one of the Ainu's important ceremonies. Garden admission (Y420) gives access to this... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

I rarely give less than four rings but this doesn't deserve more than two. It was uncared for, unkempt and not representative of the high quality parks in Sapporo. I was tempted to start weeding the shrubbery first then the ethnobotanical area, both were in poor state. Flowering shrubs that should have been in full bloom (and are in other... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

I visited the gardens in mid/late June. I was interested in the little Ainu museum there, so seeing that and having a park to wander around in afterwards made it a great way to spend the morning. Park maps are available in English and Japanese; I can't remember if any other languages were available. I think the grounds might be... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to walk, rather quiet except for the birds. Can be a nice way to spend an hour or two. Entrance fee is JPY420 per person. Do bring mosquito repellents though. I guess it's a summer thing.

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