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Japanese Garden

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Address: Av. Casares & Av Figueroa Alcorta, Buenos Aires 1425, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 11 4804-4922
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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A tranquil Zen garden complete with fish ponds and an arched bridge even...

A tranquil Zen garden complete with fish ponds and an arched bridge even offers a traditional tea house.

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One of several places that you should visit if you happened to be in BA but nothing too special. Clean and pretty.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of several places that you should visit if you happened to be in BA but nothing too special. Clean and pretty.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

While there are a few highlights of the garden, by International standards it is quite ordinary. It is worth stopping by for a visit and spend some time relaxing. There is a restaurant on site, but no outside food or drink is allowed in.

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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful, well-kept Japanese garden which gave you a sense of being in Japan. The entrance fee was 70 pesos per person. We enjoyed our stroll through the gardens and feeding the Japanese gold fish, as we had brought a few pieces of bread. This is a great sunny day activity. After our stroll, we walked about another... More 

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Vienna, Wien, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

nothing special at all, small, minimal, without charme, loud cleaning/cutting machines, icecold restaurant. entrance fee much too high. forget abzit

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A friend recommended I visit the Japanese Gardens. It's a really lovely oasis in the city and beautifully manicured. It's only worth about an hour to wander around and check out the garden but it's a really lovely, calming place and very easy to get to.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely part of the main park at the Centre of the city. Very well kept. They have a restaurant inside the park as well which is handy. Loads of branches to rest so you can bring your own take-away/packed lunch to have a nice break.

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Thank aquahles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful little garden - doesn't take long to see the whole thing and only 70 pesos entry. Well worth a quick stop - was packed the day we went!

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Washington DC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After learning that the botanical gardens and eco park were closed on Mondays, my family and I strolled over to the Japanese Garden to enjoy nice scenery and take a short afternoon break. I was under the impression that the park seemed smaller than I thought from the first time I visited. While the grounds were kept in immaculate order,... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to find and very calm ..... lots of water features to add to the calmness. The gardens are well maintained and their are plenty of staff to help you around. Not a massive place, but enough to see for an hour or so if you want to get away from the hassle and bustle.

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Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very small, not worth the AR$70 it charges for the entrance fee. It's beautiful, but you can skip it, if you find anything else interesting to do.

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Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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