Yuushien Garden

MAPCODE for car park : 109 546 615

Shimane is known for peonies and this garden is dedicated to growing and showcasing them. Discounted tickets are available and having a cup of tea by the pond is a must. it is a well-maintained Japanese garden, and it is a fun garden viewing where you can enjoy the changes such as lush maple, Ishikusu flower, Satsuki, wisteria flower, and dry landscape garden. Yuushien annually holds a winter illumination in which the grounds are lit up in the evening with tens of thousands of LED lights strung into an array of designs. The illumination usually takes place from mid-November to mid-January. In addition to the interior garden Peony Hall, where you can appreciate peony throughout the year, a Spring Peony Festival is held from late April to mid-May when about 20,000 trees of 250 species of peony color the garden. This spot is beautiful to visit throughout the year and if you are a fan of nature we highly recommend stopping by at this spot. The garden is breathtaking year-round.

--Parking Lot: Private parking lot
Fee: Free
Note: 300 cars

Peony: Mid Apr-Bgn May
Autumn leaves: Mid Nov-Bgn Dec
Light up and illumination: Mid Nov-Mid Jan

Opening hours: 9:00-17:00
Closed: 12/30, 12/31

About 25 minutes by car or 16km from/to Matsue City.
Get off the beaten road and the bustling city and experience a whole new world. With the Discover Another Japan Pass, you have unlimited admission to major attractions in the Chugoku and Kansai regions. Discover Another Japan Pass is a service for foreigners visiting Japan and foreigners residing in Japan. Pre-purchasing attractions that can be used with Discover Another Japan Pass makes your trip more convenient and affordable because you don't have to pay for each facility you visit. Make your trip unforgettable!


Opening Hours
Average Staying Time
1 hour 0 minutes
Parking fee
Admission fee
Adults 800 yen-1,200 yen Elementary school students-High school students 400 yen-600 yen * Varies depending on the season
Monthly Recommend Rate

Drive Route which include this spot

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Route numberStart cityGoal cityWayTravel PaceDistanceRankHighway feeDetail
613Osaka/KyotoOsaka/Kyotoreturn_triprelaxing1,070 km¥ 12,230check

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