Japonia Hortus

key to understand the Japanese garden

Gardens in Chubu


Name of the Garden
Rating: five star maximum (how much I recommend)
Address: in Japanese character; you can copy and paste to English google map
Latitude and longitude: use for google map or smartphone applications
Phone number: use for contact or car navigation system
Designer: if known, names in Japanese order, family name before given name
Size: large, medium, small
Type: see history of Japanese garden chapter
History: period of constraction, if known
Cost: by Japanese Yen
Note: extra information
Photo of the Garden
Links on the garden name and photo which lead you to
more and bigger photos. Also, a map of the garden is put
in there.

Nigata-Ken

Watanabe-shiResidence 渡辺氏邸
☆☆☆
岩船郡関川村下関904
38.090296, 139.564877
0254-64-1441
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\600

Shimizu-en 清水園
☆☆☆
新発田市大栄町7-9-32
37.943604, 139.327944
0254-22-2659
Adachi Sochi 県宗知
Water garden
Edo period
\700

Kyu-saito-ke Bettei 旧斉藤家別邸
☆☆
新潟市中央区西大畑町576
37.925921, 139.040325
025-210-8350
Matsumoto Ikujiro, Matsumoto Kamekichi and Saito Kijyuro 
松本幾次郎 松本亀吉 斉藤喜十郎
Small
Water garden
Taisho period
\300

Northern Culture Museum 北方文化博物館
☆☆☆
新潟市江南区沢海2-15-25
37.829619, 139.152168
025-385-2001
Ito Bunkichi 伊藤文吉
Small
Water garden and dry landscape garden
Meiji period
\800

Nakano House Art Museum 中野邸記念館
☆☆☆
新潟市秋葉区金津598
37.750227, 139.114191
0250-25-1000
Nakano Kanichi 中野貫一
Large
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Meiji period
\800

Sawashogen-no-yakata 澤将監の館
☆☆☆
新潟市西蒲区打越甲434
37.728750, 138.943591
025-375-1300
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Jyosen-ji 浄専寺
☆☆
新潟市西蒲区石瀬3743
37.722027, 138.837060
0256-82-2175
美石
Small
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Inner garden

Shotoku-ji 聖徳寺
☆☆
長岡市寺泊荒町3032
37.644790, 138.771680
0258-75-2029
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Shoun-sanso 松雲山荘
☆☆
柏崎市緑町3-1
37.359726, 138.544870
0257-23-8061
Hasuike Shusaku, Hasuike Gunichiro and Izuka Kenzo
蓮池周作 蓮池軍一郎 飯塚謙三
Medium
Water garden
Taisho period
Free (garden only)

Shuko-en 秋幸苑
☆☆
柏崎市新道5212-4
37.324262, 138.565655
0257-20-7120
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Ryuun-ji 龍雲寺
☆☆☆
柏崎市黒滝1652
37.314793, 138.561115
0257-29-2361
Kanda Hyoemon 神田兵右衛門
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Seiga-en 静雅園
☆☆
柏崎市大字女谷4525
37.244630, 138.548799
0257-29-3811
Fuse Ryosai and Fuse Teiji 布施良斉 布施禎二
Small
Water garden
Meiji period
Free

Teikan-en 貞観園
☆☆☆☆
柏崎市高柳町岡野町593
37.227226, 138.637830
0257-41-2100
Matsumura Soetsu, Kudan Niemon, Fujii Tomonosin and TanakaTaiami 松村宗悦 九段仁右衛門 藤井友之進 田中泰阿弥
Mideum
Water garden and dry landscape garden
Edo and Showa period
\500

Kanko-ji 関興寺
☆☆☆
南魚沼市上野267
36.989377, 138.797613
025-783-2111
Horibe Yasube 堀部安兵衛
Medium
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Kyu-Hozo-in 旧宝蔵院
☆☆
妙高市関山4808
36.935141, 138.213784
Small
Water garden (dried up now)
Free

Gyokusui-en 玉翠園
☆☆☆
糸魚川市大字京ヶ峰2-1-13
37.041689, 137.876556
025-552-9277
Nakane Kinsaku 中根金作
Small
Water garden
Showa period
\500 (set ticket with Hisui-en by \800)

Hisui-en 翡翠園
☆☆
糸魚川市蓮台寺2-11-1
37.035318, 137.873333
025-552-9277
Nakane Kinsaku 中根金作
Medium
Water garden
Showa period
\500 (set ticket with Gyokusui-en by \800)

Nikko-ji 日光寺
☆☆
糸魚川市日光寺377
37.030428, 137.937866
025-555-2249
Maeda Mitsutaka 前田光高
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Ishikawa-ken

Tokikuni-ke Residence 時国家邸
☆☆☆
輪島市町野町西時国2-1
37.450107, 137.078152
0768-32-0075
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\600

Kami-Tokikuni-ke Residence 上時国家邸
☆☆☆
輪島市町野町南時国13-4
37.447892, 137.080233
0768-32-0171
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\500

Raigo-ji 来迎寺
☆☆☆
鳳珠郡穴水町字大町ヨ-109
37.228667, 136.896276
0768-52-0709
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Taira-ke Residence 平家邸
☆☆☆
羽咋郡志賀町町30-63
37.007728, 136.759560
0767-32-1404
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\500

Myojyo-ji 妙成寺
☆☆
羽咋市滝谷町ヨ1
36.954482, 136.775998
0767-27-1226
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\500

Shinren-sha 心蓮社
☆☆
金沢市山の上町4-11
36.577492, 136.670126
076-252-8623
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building
Right side of the main building there is a small tonnel to enter

Nomura-ke Residence 野村家邸
☆☆☆
金沢市長町1-3-32
36.564111, 136.650081
076-221-3553
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\500

Oyama-jinja 尾山神社
☆☆
金沢市尾山町11-1
36.565682, 136.655272
076-231-7210
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Kanazawa-jyo Gyokusenin-maru 金沢城玉泉院丸
☆☆☆
金沢市丸の内3
36.565367, 136.657326
076-234-3800
Maeda Toshitsune, Maeda Tsunanori and Maeda Nariyasu
前田利常 前田綱紀 前田斉泰
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Free
Light up at night

Gyokusen-en 玉泉園
☆☆☆
金沢市小将町8-3
36.563917, 136.664035
076-221-0181
Wakita Naotaka 脇田直賢
Medium
Water garden and tea garden
Edo period
\500

Kenroku-en 兼六園
☆☆☆☆☆
金沢市兼六町1
36.562128, 136.662640
076-234-3800
Maeda Tsunanori and Maeda Nariyasu 前田綱紀 前田斉泰
Large
Daimyo garden
Edo period
\300
Light up seasonaly

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa 金沢21世紀美術館
☆☆
金沢市広坂1-2-1
36.560876, 136.658226
076-220-2800
Patrick Blanc パトリック・ブラン
Small
Artistic garden and living wall
Contemporary
Free (garden only)

Shoto-an 松涛庵
☆☆
金沢市広坂1-2-1
36.560344, 136.659043
Small
Tea garden
Contemporary
Free
Next to 21st Century Museum of contemporaryy Art, Kanazawa

Seison-kaku 成巽閣
☆☆☆
金沢市兼六町1-2
36.561087, 136.663195
076-221-0580
Maeda Nariyasu 前田斉泰
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\700

Hikaku-tei 飛鶴庭
☆☆
金沢市兼六町1-2
36.561229, 136.663292
076-221-0580
Small
Tea garden
Edo period
Extra \400
Within Seison-kaku
Seasonal Admission
Make appointment by phone

Nakamura Memorial Museum 中村記念美術館
☆☆
金沢市本多町3-2-29
36.558794, 136.660841
076-221-0751
Small
Tea garden
Contemporary
\200 or \300 (garden only)
Order Japanese tea to see the garden

Shofu-kaku 松風閣
☆☆
金沢市本多町3-2-1
36.558005, 136.660326
Kanamori Katauji 金森方氏
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Free
The entrance is located at the path, north side of D.T.SuzukiMuseum

D.T.Suzuki Museum 鈴木大拙館
☆☆
金沢市本多町3-4-20
36.557867, 136.660972
076-221-8011
Small
Modern garden
Heisei period
\300

Honsen-ji 本泉寺
☆☆
金沢市二俣町子8
36.558687, 136.764862
076-236-1004
Renyo 蓮如
Small
Water garden
Muromachi period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building
Go through the grave area

Nata-dera 那谷寺
☆☆☆
小松市那谷町ユ122
36.313405, 136.420389
Watabe Bokusai 別部卜斉
0761-65-2111
Medium
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo period
\600

Toyama-ken

Gokoku-ji 護国寺
☆☆☆
下新川郡朝日町境1558
36.975764, 137.624304
0765-83-3157
Takashima Kiyosuke 高島清祐
Medium
Water garden
Showa period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Kokyu-ji 光久寺
☆☆☆
氷見市飯久保2807
36.812422, 136.956204
0766-91-1690
Komazo 駒造
Small
Tea garden
Edo period
\300

Kokutai-ji 国泰寺
☆☆☆
高岡市太田184
36.811075, 137.010907
0766-44-0610
Ogawa Jyuichi 小川寿一
Small
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Showa period
Gratuity

Kodai-ji 光臺寺
☆☆
高岡市二上2417
36.777530, 137.008723
0766-23-5044
Small
Water garden
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Toyama-jyo 富山城
富山市本丸1
36.693574, 137.211985
076-432-7911
Contemporary
Under constraction when I visited

Fukui-ken

Takidan-ji 瀧谷寺
☆☆☆
坂井市三国町滝谷1-7-15
36.221933, 136.146108
0776−82−0216
Medium
Water garden and dry landscape garden
Edo period
\300

Maruoka-jyo 丸岡城
☆☆
坂井市丸岡町霞町1-59
36.152555, 136.273414
0776-66-0303
Medium
Water garden
Contemporary
Free (garden only)

Kyu-Genjyo-in 旧玄成院
☆☆☆
勝山市平泉寺町平泉寺56-63
36.044034, 136.538509
0779-88-1591
Hosokawa Takakuni 細川高国
Small
Dry landscape garden
Muromachi period
\50

Yoko-kan 養浩館
☆☆☆
福井市宝永3-11
36.068628, 136.224290
0776-21-0489
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
\210

Nanyo-ji-ato 南陽寺跡
☆☆
福井市城戸ノ内町28-37
35.999873, 136.296888
0776-41-2330
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Muromachi period
Free
A pocket garden locates below Nanyo-ji-ato

Yoshikage-yakata-ato 義景館跡
☆☆
福井市城戸ノ内町28-37
35.999165, 136.295844
0776-41-2330
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Muromachi period
Free

Yudono-ato 湯殿跡
☆☆☆
福井市城戸ノ内町28-37
35.998742, 136.295555
0776-41-2330
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Muromachi period
Free

Naka-no-goten-ato 中の御殿跡

福井市城戸ノ内町28-37
35.998364, 136.294982
0776-41-2330
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Muromachi period
Free

Suwa-yakata-ato 諏訪館跡
☆☆☆☆☆
福井市城戸ノ内町28-37
35.997428, 136.294531
0776-41-2330
Small
Water garden
Muromachi period
Free

Ono-shi Historical Museum 大野市歴史博物館
☆☆
大野市天神町2-4
35.980557, 136.488680
0779-65-5520
Small
Water garden
Contemporary
Free (garden only)

Nansen-ji 南専寺
☆☆
大野市下唯野18-10
35.978263, 136.557244
0779-65-1050
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Mitamura-shi Residence 三田村氏邸
☆☆☆☆
越前市大滝町12-5
36.989377, 138.797613
0778-42-0017
Small
Water garden
Free
Make appointment by phone  (no English please)

Jyofuku-ji 城福寺
☆☆☆
越前市五分市町11-26
35.892532, 136.230572
0778-27-1773
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
\500

Murasaki-shikibu Park 紫式部公園
☆☆
越前市五分市町11-26
35.889899, 136.157711
0778-22-3000
Mori Osamu 森蘊
Medium
Shinden-zukuri garden
Showa period
Free

Seifuku-ji 西福寺
☆☆
敦賀市原13-7
35.656998, 136.031678
0770-22-4989
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Shibata-shi Residence 柴田氏邸
☆☆☆
南魚沼市上野267
36.989377, 138.797613
025-783-2111
Kano Tanyu and Shibata Gonuemon 狩野探幽 柴田権右衛門
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Free

Ryusen-ji 龍泉寺
☆☆☆
小浜市新保34-4
35.499921, 135.822719
0770-57-1258
Small
Water garden
Edo period or Azuchi-momoyama period
Gratuity

Jyoko-ji 常高寺
☆☆
小浜市小浜浅間1
35.489558, 135.734666
0770-53-2327
Medium
Water garden
\200 (garden only)

Ensho-ji 圓照寺
☆☆☆
小浜市尾崎22-16
35.469959, 135.741295
0770-56-1902
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\400

Mantoku-ji 萬徳寺
☆☆☆
小浜市金屋74-23
35.469200, 135.784774
0770-56-2308
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
\400

Myotsu-ji 明通寺
☆☆☆
小浜市門前5-22
35.453539, 135.805449
025-783-2111
Medium
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo period
\400

Tentoku-ji 天徳寺
☆☆☆☆
三方上中郡若狭町天徳寺38-3
35.460863, 135.842247
0770-62-1038
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
There is a waterfall called Uriwari-no-taki nearby

Tentoku-ji Kanon-do 天徳寺観音堂
☆☆
三方上中郡若狭町天徳寺38-3
35.460625, 135.843392
0770-62-1038
Small
Water garden
Gratuity
Uriwari Meisui Park locates below Kanon-do

Gifu-ken

Ema-shi Yakata-ato 江馬氏館跡
☆☆☆☆
飛騨市神岡町殿573-1
36.326473, 137.309598
0578-82-6001
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Azuchi-momoyama period
\200

Eiho-ji 永保寺
☆☆☆☆
多治見市虎渓山町1-40
35.346870, 137.131005
0572-22-0351
Muso Soseki 夢窓疎石
Medium
Water garden
Kamakura period
Gratuity

Site of Reversible Destiny Yoro Park 養老天命反転地
☆☆☆☆
養老郡養老町高林1298-2
35.282079, 136.550364
0584-32-4592
Arakawa Shusaku and Madeline Gins 荒川修作 マドリン・ギンズ
Large
Artistic garden
Contemporary
\710

Aichi-ken

Nagoya-jyo Ninomaru 名古屋城二ノ丸
☆☆☆☆
名古屋市中区本丸1-1
35.184852, 136.902552
052-231-1700
Ueda Soko 上田宗箇
Medium
Water garden (now dried up)
Edo period
\500 (set ticket with Tokugawa-en by \640)

Tokugawa-en 徳川園
☆☆☆
名古屋市東区徳川町1001
35.184461, 136.932617
052-935-8988
Tokugawa Mitsutomo 徳川光友
Large
Daimyo garden
Edo period
\300 (garden only)

Shiratori-teien 白鳥庭園
☆☆
名古屋市熱田区熱田西町2-5
35.126047, 136.900921
052-681-8928
Large
Water garden
Heisei period
\300


Manko-ji 満光寺
☆☆☆
新城市下吉田字田中140
34.903091, 137.614059
0536-34-0116
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Fuka-ji 冨賀寺
☆☆☆
新城市中宇利高田46
34.862257, 137.529261
0536-26-0146
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
\100
Left side of the main building

Saimyo-ji 西明寺
☆☆☆
豊川市八幡町寺前7
34.844785, 137.328278
0533-87-2251
Medium
Water garden
Showa period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Nagano-ken

Takanashi-shi Jyokan-ato 高梨氏城館跡
☆☆
中野市小館1069−1
36.744362, 138.376812
Small
Water garden (dried up now)
Muromachi period
Free

Fukuroya SeizaemonResidence 袋屋清左衛門邸
☆☆☆
中野市中央1-9
36.745373, 138.370786
0269-22-2021
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\400

Higashiyama Kaii Gallery 東山魁夷館
☆☆
長野市箱清水1-4-4
36.661551, 138.191041
026-232-0052
Small
Modern garden
Contemporary
\500

Kitano Museum of Art 北野美術館
☆☆☆
長野市若穂綿内7963-2
36.617748, 138.252825
026-282-3450
Shigemori Mirei 重森三玲
Small
Dry landscape garden
Showa period
\800

Honjin Todoriki-ke Residence 本陣等々力家邸
☆☆☆
安曇野市穂高2945
36.339299, 137.894054
0263-82-2889
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Yamaguchi-ke Residence 山口家邸
☆☆☆
安曇野市堀金烏川70
36.310303, 137.841184
0263-72-4216
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\400

Ryuko-ji 龍興寺
☆☆
松本市中央3-9-10
36.233186, 137.974338
0263-32-0090
Oguchi Motomi 小口基實
Small
Water garden
Contemporary
Gratuity

Nakata-ke Residence 中田家邸
☆☆☆
松本市出川町2-23-4
36.215485, 137.974203
0263-25-0349
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Present some sweet as your gratuity
Make appointment by phone  (no English please)

Momose-ke Residence 百瀬家邸
☆☆☆☆
松本市平田西1-8-35
36.194257, 137.961973
0263-57-2722
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Present some sweet as your gratuity
Make appointment by phone  (no English please)

Jiun-ji 慈雲寺
☆☆☆
諏訪郡下諏訪町東町中606
36.082658, 138.083851
0266-27-8171
Kono Taitsu 河野太通
Medium
Watergarden and dry landscape garden
Edo period and contemporary
Gratuity

Simosuwa-jyuku Honjin 下諏訪宿本陣
☆☆☆
諏訪郡下諏訪町横町木の下3492-1
36.076388, 138.090591
0266-28-7055
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\400

Chosen-kaku Kameya 聴泉閣かめや
☆☆
諏訪郡下諏訪町横町木の下3492
36.075972, 138.090728
0266-75-0161
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Hotel

Jizo-ji 地蔵寺
☆☆☆
諏訪市岡村2-12-16
36.043426, 138.126973
0266-52-0824
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
\100

Takashima-jyo 高島城
☆☆
諏訪市高島1-20-1
36.039113, 138.112230
0266-53-1173
Medium
Water garden
Free

Bupposhoryo-ji 仏法紹隆寺
☆☆☆☆
諏訪市四賀4373
36.021153, 138.138532
0266-52-2241
Medium
Water garden
Azuchi-momoyama, Edo, Meiji and Showa period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Barakura English Garden バラクライングリッシュガーデン
☆☆☆
茅野市北山栗平5047
36.036527, 138.240069
0266-77-2019
Medium
English garden
Contemporary
\300〜1500 (depending on the season)

Onsho-ji 遠照寺
☆☆☆
伊那市高遠町山室2010
35.845670, 138.100700
0265-94-3799
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Right side of the main building

Kozen-ji 興禅寺
☆☆☆
木曽郡木曽町福島門前5659
35.853338, 137.702948
0264-22-2428
Shigemori Mirei and Oguchi Motomi 重森三玲 小口基實
Medium
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo, Showa and Heisei period
\500

Kozen-ji 光前寺
☆☆☆
駒ヶ根市赤穂29
35.736098, 137.896696
0265-83-2736
Medium
Water garden
Kamakura and Edo period
\500
Famaous for shiny moss

Jyosho-ji 定勝寺
☆☆☆
大桑村須原831-1
35.694817, 137.688677
0264-55-3031
Oguchi Motomi 小口基實
Medium
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Edo and Heisei period
\300

Yamanashi-ken

Kinsei Iseki 金生遺跡
☆☆
北杜市大泉町谷戸金生105
35.848262, 138.385037
Small
Stone circle
Jyomon period
Free

Seitai-ji 清泰寺
☆☆☆
北杜市白州町花水1461
35.815138, 138.345089
0551-35-2720
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see

Jyoko-ji 浄居寺
☆☆☆
北杜市明野町浅尾新田132
35.776911, 138.444133
0551-25-2311
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Jyoko-ji 浄居寺
☆☆☆
山梨市牧丘町窪平154
35.737316, 138.711400
0553-35-2311
Small
Dry landscape garden
Azuchi-momoyama period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Hoko-ji 放光寺
☆☆
甲州市塩山藤木2438
35.734426, 138.713494
0553-32-3340
Small
Dry landscape garden
\300

Erin-ji 恵林寺
☆☆☆☆☆
甲州市塩山小屋敷2280
35.729972, 138.713789
0553-33-3011
Muso Soseki 夢窓疎石
Small
Water garden
Kamakura period
\300

Sanko-ji 三光寺
☆☆
甲州市菱山928
35.677856, 138.747914
0553-44-0402
Small
Dry landscape garden
Azuchi-momoyama period
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Manpuku-ji 萬福寺
☆☆
甲州市勝沼町等々力1289
35.669129, 138.712211
0553-22-1802
Small
Water garden (now dried up)
Edo period
Gratuity
Left side of the main building

Daizen-ji 大善寺
☆☆☆
甲州市勝沼町勝沼3559
35.655904, 138.743176
0553-44-0027
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\500

Seiun-ji 棲雲寺
☆☆☆☆☆
甲州市大和町木賊122
35.660632, 138.810610
0553-48-2797
Gyokai Honjyo 業海本浄
Large
Dry landscape garden
Muromachi period
\300

Ishimoriyama Tsutsuji Park 石森山つつじ公園
☆☆☆☆☆
山梨市下石森1083 (not exact place but near)
35.679227, 138.691880
Medium
Iwakura
Gratuity
Below the main building

Eian-ji 永安寺
☆☆☆
山梨市山根1433
35.688125, 138.655197
0553-22-3540
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Nezu Memorial Museum 根津記念館
☆☆
山梨市正徳寺296
35.678807, 138.668280
0553-21-8250
Medium
Water garden
\300

Seisyo-in 青松院
☆☆☆
甲府市山宮町3314
35.694500, 138.538438
055-252-6871
Yoshikawa Isao 吉川功
Small
Water garden
Contemporary
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Myozen-ji 妙善寺
☆☆
甲斐市宇津谷4542
35.693126, 138.476585
0551-28-2076
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see

Jisho-ji 慈照寺
☆☆
甲斐市竜王629-1
35.669807, 138.509917
055-276-7464
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see

Toko-ji 東光寺
☆☆☆☆☆
甲府市東光寺3-7-37
35.668172, 138.588323
055-233-9070
Raikei Doryu 蘭溪道隆
Medium
Water garden
Kamakura period
\300

Gejyutsu-no-mori Park 芸術の森公園
☆☆☆
甲府市貢川1-5-35
35.659693, 138.539672
055-235-8080
Large
Water garden
Showa period
Free

Ryuge-in 龍華院
☆☆
甲府市上曽根町4042
35.597383, 138.589141
055-266-3434
Small
Dry landscape garden
Contemporary
Gratuity

Ankoku-ji 安国寺
☆☆
甲府市心経寺町1204
35.575432, 138.603384
055-266-3407
Small
Water garden
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Kosho-in 向昌院
☆☆☆
笛吹市境川町藤垈363
35.580626, 138.621030
055-266-2062
Small
Water garden
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Denshi-in 伝嗣院
☆☆
南アルプス市上宮地1424
35.614819, 138.442514
055-284-1350
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Kochozen-ji 古長禅寺
☆☆
南アルプス市鮎沢505
35.596375, 138.469874
055-282-1278
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Hojyu-in 宝寿院
☆☆
西八代郡市川三郷町市川大門5711
35.560017, 138.502799
0552-72-0716
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Ichiku Kubota Art Museum 久保田一竹美術館
☆☆☆
南都留郡富士河口湖町河口2255
35.527172, 138.760186
0555-76-8811
Kitayama Yasuo 北山安夫
Large
Water garden and art garden
Heisei period
\1300

Gekko-ji 月江寺
☆☆☆
富士吉田市下吉田869
35.493659, 138.800278
0555-22-0697
Medium
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see

Taisho-ji 大正寺
☆☆
富士吉田市新倉621
35.497523, 138.798211
0555-22-1017
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Kuon-ji 久遠寺
☆☆☆
南巨摩郡身延町身延3567
35.381628, 138.426715
0556-62-1011
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Gratuity

Kakurin-bo 覚林坊
☆☆
巨摩郡身延町身延3510
35.379485, 138.427573
0556-62-0014
Small
Water garden
Edo period
Buddhism guesthouse
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see

Shizuoka-ken

Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum ヴァンジ彫刻庭園美術館
☆☆☆
駿東郡長泉町スルガ平347-1
35.171340, 138.875634
055-989-8787
Large
Sculpture garden
Heisei period
\1000 (Nov to Mar) and \1200 (Apr to Oct)
Set ticket with Izu Photo Museum by \1600

Izu Photo Museum
☆☆
駿東郡長泉町スルガ平347-1
35.171971, 138.874035
055-989-8780
Sugimoto Hiroshi 杉本博司
Small
Modern garden
Heisei period
\800
Set ticket with Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum by \1600
Photo taking is prohibited

Hakusan-jinja 白山神社
☆☆
熱海市伊豆山上野地708-1
35.118352, 139.081860
0557-80-3164
Small
Iwakura
Gratuity
Within Izusan-jinja

MOA Museum of Art MOA美術館
☆☆
熱海市桃山町26-2
35.109007, 139.075046
0557-84-2511
Mideum
Water garden and tea garden
\1600

Kiun-kaku 起雲閣
☆☆☆
熱海市昭和町4-2
35.092907, 139.071019
0557-86-3101
Medium
Water garden
Taisho Period
\510

Shuzen-ji 修善寺
☆☆☆
伊豆市修善寺964
34.971509, 138.927585
0558-72-0053
Small
Water garden
Meiji period
\200
Special Admission

Kami-Shiraiwa Iseki 上白岩遺跡
☆☆
伊豆市上白岩660-1
34.963425, 138.984020
Small
Stone circle
Jyomon period
Free

Jiji-in 地持院
☆☆
静岡市清水区由比町屋原183-3
35.105242, 138.559134
054-375-2768
Small
Dry landscape garden
Contemporary
Gratuity
Talk to the Buddhist priest to see
Behind of the main building

Seiken-ji 清見寺
☆☆☆
静岡市清水区興津清見寺町418-1
35.047622, 138.513083
054-369-0028
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Ryuge-ji 龍華寺
☆☆
静岡市清水区村松2085
34.990528, 138.484489
054-334-2858
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Nippon-daira Hotel 日本平ホテル
☆☆☆
静岡市清水区馬走1500-2
34.980134, 138.465299
054-335-1131
Large
Modern garden
Heisei period
Hotel and restaurant

Momiji-yama Garden 紅葉山庭園
☆☆☆
静岡市葵区駿府公園1-1
34.979970, 138.384929
054-251-0016
Medium
Water garden
Heisei period
\150

Saioku-ji 柴屋寺
☆☆☆
静岡市駿河区丸子3316
34.955898, 138.333041
054-259-3686
Socho 宗長
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

Tenpaku-iwakura Iseki 天白磐座遺跡
☆☆☆
浜松市北区引佐町井伊谷1150
34.833326, 137.663473
Medium
Iwakura
Gratuity
Behind of the main building

Ryutan-ji 龍潭寺
☆☆☆☆☆
浜松市北区引佐町井伊谷1989
34.828587, 137.667869
053-542-0480
Small
Watergarden and dry landscape garden
Edo period
\400

Jisso-ji 実相寺
☆☆☆
浜松市北区引佐町金指1371
34.821949, 137.678726
053-542-0601
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
Gratuity
Right side of the main building

Daihuku-ji 大福寺
☆☆☆
浜松市北区三ヶ日町福長220-3
34.829266, 137.549674
053-525-0278
Yamada Sohen 山田宗偏
Medium
Water garden
Muromachi and Edo period
\100 (garden only)

Makaya-ji 摩訶耶寺
☆☆☆☆
浜松市北区三ヶ日町摩訶耶421
34.817676, 137.556836
053-525-0027
Small
Water garden
Kamakura period
\300

Choraku-ji 長楽寺
☆☆☆
浜松市北区細江町気賀7953-1
34.812927, 137.639299
053-522-0478
Medium
Watergarden and dry landscape garden
Edo period
\300

Shoin-tei 松韻亭
☆☆
浜松市中区鹿谷町11-4
34.715116, 137.723738
053-473-4310
Small
Tea garden
Contemporary
\400 (including tea and sweet)

Hamamatsu-jyo 浜松城
☆☆☆
浜松市中区元城町100-2
34.712247, 137.724365
053-453-3872
Medium
Water garden
Contemporary
Free

Ryuun-ji 龍雲寺
☆☆☆
浜松市西区入野町4702-14
34.702444, 137.688380
053-447-1231
Kitayama Yasuo 北山安夫
Small
Dry landscape garden and water garden
Contemporary
Gratuity
Behind and in front of the main building

Io-ji 医王寺
☆☆☆
磐田市鎌田2065-1
34.715743, 137.884294
0538-32-8710
Small
Dry landscape garden
Edo period
\200

Hojyu-ji 宝珠寺
☆☆
磐田市豊島668
34.697288, 137.839777
0538-32-3606
Nakane Kinsaku 中根金作
Small
Dry landscape garden
Contemporary
Gratuity

Kakegawa-jyo Take-no-maru 掛川城竹の丸
☆☆
掛川市掛川1200-1
34.776712, 138.014624
0537-22-2112
Small
Water garden
Free (garden only)

Kakegawa-jyo Ni-no-maru 掛川城二の丸
☆☆
掛川市掛川1138-24
34.775513, 138.014202
0537-22-1146
Small
Tea garden
Contemporary
Free (garden only)

Honko-ji 本興寺
☆☆☆
湖西市鷲津384
34.717844, 137.538043
053-576-0054
Small
Water garden
Edo period
\300

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