Located next to Jindaiji Temple out on the west side of Tokyo, the Jindai Botanical Gardens are famous for their chrysanthemum show, azaleas and garden of over 5000 rose bushes.

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The gardens are separated into different sections, including a greenhouse and collection of aquatic plants. Just a 10 minute bus ride from Tsutsujigaoka, Mitaka, Kichijoji or Chofu Station, it’s a great place to go for a relaxing day in the fresh air.