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The garden, which is also called “Iso-teien,” was built as a villa of the Satsuma’s 19th feudal lord, Shimazu Mitsuhisa (1616-1695) in 1658. Designed in “borrowed-landscape” style, it presents a spacious garden with views of Mt. Sakurajima and Kagoshima Bay rather than that of artificial hills and ponds. A residence in the garden offers an exhibition of items reproducing the lifestyle of the Shimazu family when the garden was built. Enjoy strolling in the wonderful garden and try “jambo-mochi” rice cakes, the specialty of the garden’s rest house.

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Address

9700-1, Yoshino cho, Kagoshima city, Kagoshima

住所

鹿児島県鹿児島市吉野町9700-1

TEL

099-247-1551

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