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Minoh Park

1-18 Minokoen, Mino 562-0002, Osaka Prefecture
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Less Known & Beautiful Osaka Getaway

Osaka can be a suffocating place; and that's where Mino Park comes to the resque as one of Osaka's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Osaka, Japan
A 6km trek up and down a therapeutical path to the park

Minoh park is easily accessible from Minoh Station. A couple of minutes walk from the station would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1-18 Minokoen, Mino 562-0002, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Osaka can be a suffocating place; and that's where Mino Park comes to the resque as one of Osaka's most beautiful parks in my opinion! Expect to find the Mino Waterfall, ancient temples as well as indigenous woodland and hopefully, a peace of mind. Recommended...More

Thank kansaimaiko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Minoh park is easily accessible from Minoh Station. A couple of minutes walk from the station would get you to the start of the trek towards the park. To get to the park and the waterfall, tourists would need to walk 3km to reach it...More

Thank 29813riap
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited on a fairly rainy day, but it was still a great day! The park is lovely, the path through from the entrance to the waterfall is spectacular, along the way there is a small temple and park area, as well as a rest...More

1  Thank Matt B
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Autumn is the best time to visit the Park. The hiking trails take around 30-40 minutes with normal pace to reach the waterfalls and around early November some of the leaves have already turning red and yellow. A really nice change of scenery after visiting...More

1  Thank Ivan C
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Serene and beautiful and that was when the blossoms hadn't even arrived yet! It is great a few hours spent in nature, particularly if you're staying in Osaka and want to get out of the city. You can get there from Osaka station, by going...More

1  Thank Arjun M
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

we went there with family and my 6th months old baby…we also climbed mountain…and there is a place where you can take rest. we took some pictures there also😊 fall is very beautiful.

Thank Sangeeta S
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

You can take a 45 minute walk up the trails from the Minoh station to the waterfall and then back another 45 minutes. With some picture taking and browsing around the village areas and the shrines, this may end up being a full day activity....More

Thank rmeshgin
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's a great experience for us, we went last week of Nov. most of the trees turned into colorful, surrounding the park. It's 45 mins of walking, slightly uphill. Several shops along the way you where can stop/buy souvenir, and don't miss to taste the...More

Thank ahlin2016
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Minoo park is not to be missed during autumn. Its a bit far from Osaka city but not beyond reach. With our Icoca card we reach there quite easily. There are many small shops selling snacks and sovenier along the way. Its a long walk...More

1  Thank yming
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

A short train ride,albeit several transfers. We went on a public holiday so it is a shame to encounter so many people at the park. The weather is a bit chilly. The view at the few vintage points on the way to the waterfall are...More

Thank David A
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Pache P
Hello, would anyone recommend visiting here in February?
5 February 2017|
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Hi, thanks for the post. Did you see any red maple leaves?
17 November 2016|
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Response from Marloes N | Reviewed this property |
We were there beginning of October, just green leaves then. But google autumn color reports japan to find a website where you can see reports on the progress of autumn in Japan :)
How do I get to Minoh Park from Osaka by public transport?
12 February 2015|
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Response from Alstonlee | Reviewed this property |
Minoo Park starts a short walk north of Hankyu Minoo Station. From Umeda in central Osaka, take the Hankyu Takarazuka Line from Hankyu Umeda Station to Ishibashi Station (15 minutes) and transfer to the Hankyu Minoo Line to... More