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Last updated: March 11, 2021
A combination of a Japanese garden with flowers beloved in the country since ancient times
Shorenji Temple which holds a history as a branch castle of Shiroi Castle is now commonly known as “peony temple”. In its undulating Japanese garden, 1,500 shrubs of peony with about 90 varieties can be enjoyed.
2160 Shibukawa, Shibukawa ( Map)
About 10 minutes by car from Shibukawa-Ikaho IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway
Late April–early May
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