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Hondo-ji Temple

63 Hiraga, Matsudo 270-0002, Chiba Prefecture
+81 47-346-2121
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Beautiul hydrangea / ajisai flowers

very nice place, not crowded at all so you can enjoy the flowers without any excessive noise, there... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Christopher D
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Hydrandeas in full bloom

Visited the temple yesterday to enjoy the hydrangeas. They are in full bloom now. And there are... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Akimopiko
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63 Hiraga, Matsudo 270-0002, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

very nice place, not crowded at all so you can enjoy the flowers without any excessive noise, there is a field where you can hear crickets

Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Visited the temple yesterday to enjoy the hydrangeas. They are in full bloom now. And there are sya-bu flowers in full bloom as well. The sun was out, great weather, beautiful flowers everywhere, great day for walking around the temple.Really recommend this temple. The small...More

1  Thank Akimopiko
Reviewed 11 November 2016

On the walk to the temple from Kita-Kagome station follow a narrow lane which becomes even narrower along a sidewalk lined with huge trees, some of which are cryptomeria. It was a nice tunnel of trees, obviously old, and fairly quiet despite the occasional passing...More

1  Thank hfot2
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This temple is famous as hydrangeas Temple its because there are over 50,000 of hydrangeas. You can enjoy many type of hydrangeas. If you are lucky you can also enjoy Irish flowers. I saw many many maple tress. autumnal I would like to visit here...More

Thank Growingring
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This is a fairly known temple with a nice garden, particularly known for hydrangeas and maples. 5-7 min walk from Kitakogane Station on JR Joban Line. Here lies to rest one of the wives of 1st Shogun of the Tokugawa Shogunate, Ieyasu (the man who...More

1  Thank Yobeekool
Reviewed 20 June 2015

I went yesterday,a weekday.The hydrangeas are at their peak.The ones in full sun were slightly past their peak. The irises were completely finished. It is off the beaten track and there weren't many people.I was the only Westerner. I saw the hydrangeas at Hakone today...More

Thank Australiafrancophile
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We went in June. Whilst we could see the potential of the place, the plants were not in full bloom, perhaps falling foul to the heavy rain. We were left with only the husk of blooming plants, it made me think that they should not...More

1  Thank rohsagent
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