One of Japan’s most beautiful gardens: Kenrokuen
Kenrokuen at night
Japan’s top three most beautiful gardens
Kenrokuen garden, in Ishikawa prefecture’s Kanagawa city, is known as one of the Sandai Teien, or three most beautiful gardens, in Japan. The others are Kairakuen in Ibaraki prefecture and Okayama Korakuen in Okayama prefecture.
Charming bridge in the garden
When to visit Kenrokuen
Visitors can also enjoy the changing scenery in each of the four seasons, such as the cherry blossoms in spring, vibrant green leaves in summer, and snow-covered pine trees in winter.
Visit in autumn to see the wonderful momiji (red maple leaves).
Kenrokuen during the day