Japan has a lot of parks with nature even around Tokyo. In the middle of the city but you can still relax and enjoy some flowers, greens and nature. Yono Park is definitely one of them. Yono Park was a well known in the Edo era and established as the third park in Saitama prefecture in 1877.
Now it is the garden park as the famous place of cherry and roses and the cherry tree of Somei-yoshino and more than 170 kinds, 3,000 roses bloom in profusion or celebrity. In addition, it is chosen as 100 selections of Saitama nature. Yono Park is located Saitama prefecture and the closest station is Yonohonmachi (between 6 to 8min to walk from the station). The park is actually behind of the famous shrine called Tenso Jinja.
Yono Park with the history around 130 years when we established in 1877 is rose garden eminent in the prefecture. So the place is definitely famous about rose. By event to put together at flowering time of rose, and to be carried out, fun events such as young plant sale or refreshment stand, stage show of rose are varied.
The park is really suitable with also your family, there are some of playground equipments too! Interesting? Please check it out!