Sankeien named after three valleys

by Hiroyuki - Japan Licensed Guide
(6) Reviews

In Sankeien, which is a famous Japanese-style garden located in Yokohama city, fresh green and azalea flowers are now very beautiful. Sankeien literally means three valley garden and it was also derived from its founder's  pen-name. Its founder was Sankei Hara(his real name was Tomitaro Hara), who became a successful raw silk trader and made a fortune. Strolling round and viewing the whole scape takes about one hour and through the experience it fascinates me. My favorite one! Why don't you join my tour to Sankeien?Sankeien named after three valleys   

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28 Apr 2017

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