Haradani-en (原谷苑) is the private garden located in Kita Ward, Kyoto City.
It’s operated by the Muraiwa-Noen company which is one of gardener companys in Kyoto.
It is only open to the public on specific days in spring and autumn.
There are many sakura (cherry trees) sights in Kyoto, and here is also one of them.
Highlight of this garden is not only cherry blossoms but also many kind of spring flowers.
‘If you want to see beautiful cherry blossoms and a lot of spring flowers, please visit this garden.’
About Haradani-en Garden
Address：36, Okitayama Haradaniinuicho, Kita-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 603-8487, Japan
9:00 ~ 17:00 (Specific days in spring and autumn)
That depends on the period. (Admission fee is expensive when cherry trees in full blossom.)
It is about 400 yen to 1500 yen.
Information for visitors
・It is only open to the public on specific days in April.
・Because it is private garden here, please stop troublesome behavior.
・Monopod, Tripods and stepladders are prohibited in this garden.
・There’s no parking lot near the garden.
Cherry blossoms of Haradani-en Garden
[Information of cherry blossom forecasts]
Video of Harani-en Garden
How to get to Haradani-en Garden
Nearest station is Randen Kitano-Line Omuro-Ninnaji Station.
We can also go by bus from Kyoto City Subway Karasuma-Line Kitaoji Station.
Free shuttle bus runs during spring season from Wara-tenjin Shrine to Haradani-en Garden.
Get on a free shuttle bus
Free shuttle bus platform to haradani-en Garden is ‘Wara-tenjin Shrine.’
Free shuttle bus platform to Wara-Tenjin Shrine is ‘Haradani-en West Gate.’
From Osaka Umeda Sta. to Omuro Ninnaji Sta. (by train)
1.Get on the Hankyu Kyoto Line from Osaka Umeda Station to Saiin Station and change to the Randen Arashiyama Line.
2.Get on the Randen Arashiyama Line from Sai Station to Katabiranotsuji Station and change to the Randen Kitano Line.
3.Get on the Randen Kitano Line from Katabiranotsuji Station to Omuro Ninnaji Station.
From Namba Sta. to Omuro Ninnaji Sta. (by train)
1.Get on the Osaka Metro Midosuji-Line from Namba Station to Umeda Station and change to the Hankyu Kyoto Line.
2.Get on the Hankyu Kyoto Line from Osaka Umeda Station to Saiin Station and change to the Randen Arashiyama Line.
3.Get on the Randen Arashiyama Line from Sai Station to Katabiranotsuji Station and change to the Randen Kitano Line.
4.Get on the Randen Kitano Line from Katabiranotsuji Station to Omuro Ninnaji Station.
From Kyoto Sta. (by train)
1.Get on the JR Sagano-Line from Kyoto Station to Uzumasa Station and change to the Randen Kitano Line.
3.Get on the Randen Kitano Line from Satsueisho-mae Station to Omuro Ninnaji Station.
From Omuro-Ninnaji Station (on foot)
It’s about 40 minutes (2.5km) on foot.
Get on a bus from Kitaoji Station
*There aren’t many buses on this route.
Please get on a Kyoto City Bus No.11 from Kitaoji BusTerminal (Subway Kitaoji Sta.) [F] and get off Haradani bus stop.
Bus company：Kyoto City Bus
Routes/Destination：M1 / Bound for Haradani
Boarding bus stop：Kitaoji BusTerminal (Subway Kitaoji Sta.) [F]
Alighting bus stop：Haradani
Bus fare：230 yen
Time required：About 24 min
Take a taxi
From Kyoto Station：about 4,000 yen (about 25 minutes)
From Gion-Shijo Station：about 3,700 yen (about 20 minutes)
From Arashiyama Station：about 3,000 yen (about 15 minutes)
・Let’s show a taxi driver the following phrase.
・If you want to call a taxi, let’s show the following phrase.
Phone number of taxi dispatch (Kyoto Station)
Hotel search & reservation around Haradani-en Garden
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