Located off-shore on reclaimed land in the middle of Nagoya Port is Nagoya’s very own wildflower garden. There are 22 mini-gardens featuring a model garden design by top British garden designer, Robin Williams. There is a wide variety of flowers throughout the year; 40 varieties in spring alone. The waterbus ride which takes you to the garden is also an enjoyable part of the experience.
Open: 09:30 – 17:00 (Aug: until 18:00, Nov – Dec: until 16:00, closed Jan & Feb)
Admission: Adults 300 Yen, children (6-15) 150 Yen.
Website: http://www.wfg-bluebonnet.com/ (Japanese)
- By Ferry: A 10 minute water bus ride from Nagoyako Subway Station; costs 500 Yen for adults, 250 Yen for children. Departs on weekends only at 10:00, 30, 11:00, 30, 12:00, 14:00, 15:05, 15:35, 16:40. - Full schedule is here.
- By City Bus: From Kanayama Station bus stop 4 take the Kanayama 19 (金山19) City bus bound for ワイルドフラワーガーデン. Costs 200 Yen, takes approx 35 mins. Departs at 09:28 (09:23 weekends & hols), 10:23, 11:23, 12:23, 13:23, 14:23, 15:23
To learn more about the Nagoya International Center,
please watch our video.