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Okuhida Bear's Park

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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I too felt sorry for the bears

The bears were in their own way cute, and the park somewhat has a cute vibe to it however there is... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2016
Sydney, Australia
If u like bear this is the park u should go

We came here because my kids like to feed animals. Here the park keeps lots of bears range from few... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Miami Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent18%
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  • Average28%
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  • Terrible6%
4 Sep 2018
“Abuse of animal rights”
12 Dec 2017
“If u like bear this is the park u should go”
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Okuhidaonsengo Hitoegane, Takayama 506-1432, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

These bears are being kept in horrible conditions and there are perhaps hundreds of them. We arrived at he start of the ranch to see 2 cubs caged and muzzled in a dark room. We moved on to see bears being kept in an industrial...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank beareviews
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We came here because my kids like to feed animals. Here the park keeps lots of bears range from few months to 5-6 years old. Most the bears are 160 cm tall at about 100 kg. Tip: 1) buy a pack of bear food at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank 529dominicc
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I would expect something like this in North Korea or China but not in Japan. The Japanese seem far too educated to allow such a horrible "exhibit" to take place in such an otherwise advanced country. This sort of thing puts the Japanese society back...More

Date of experience: June 2017
16  Thank kscott07
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Abuse of bears, anyone who goes there encourages terrible abuse The fact that it looks cute does not mean it's okay to abuse poor animals like that

Date of experience: March 2017
11  Thank shaharleitner
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I love the bears, they are so cute! They love to have snacks thrown to them. Just watch them open their mouths and catch the food. We came down from Shinhotaka ropeway and decided to stop along the way to visit the park. Perhaps they...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Ralfy_SG
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The bears were in their own way cute, and the park somewhat has a cute vibe to it however there is no greenery in the enclosures, just all concrete. And you have so many bears inside each enclosure I can't imagine the bears being happy...More

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank ash_skywalker10
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Tons of bears cramped into a little area, taught to do "tricks" for treats.. I was really sad when I saw them. A 350kg grizzly was stuck in a tiny area walking up and down in a line, alone. The best thing there was maybe...More

Date of experience: September 2013
23  Thank Clara T
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