We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great walk

Our hotel was next to the canal so we could watch it from our room. It’s not just a canal but... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
ReisDNA
,
Arnhem, The Netherlands
via mobile
Ate my snack there

While walking around the train station area, I picked up some rice ball snacks and a drink and ate... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
DYA717
,
Honolulu
Read all 84 reviews
295
All photos (295)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good62%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jun 2018
“Great walk ”
20 May 2018
“Ate my snack there”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
25°
17°
Sep
19°
11°
Oct
13°
Nov
Contact
Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0000, Okayama Prefecture
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Okayama
from US$40.90
More Info
Reviews (84)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
1
7
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1
7
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Our hotel was next to the canal so we could watch it from our room. It’s not just a canal but nicely maintained and they made a very nice path along it where you can easily spend some time walking, sitting and watch the people...More

Thank ReisDNA
Reviewed 21 May 2018

While walking around the train station area, I picked up some rice ball snacks and a drink and ate it along this park. It was late lunch hour and other people were eating their snacks as well. Nicely laid out landscaped stream. Great place for...More

Thank DYA717
Reviewed 19 September 2017

About 10 minutes walk from where we were staying at Hotel Granvia at Okayama. The soothing greenery, the flora fauna, the wooden walkways make for a relaxing walk provided the sun plays hide & seek. Dotted with benches & culverts, small bridges over clear waters...More

Thank Dippy5ster
Reviewed 26 June 2017

a cute little area with several shops/restaurants/cafes along the canal for snacks/food (especially recommend Milenga), and recently- refurbished toilets which are the nicest I've ever had the pleasure of using (better than most hotels!). is also a nice spot at night - though there are...More

Thank lpincher94
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Wonderful to walk here, lot of places to sit, and you don't feel you are in the middle of a big and busy town. To be here in the high of the Sekura season made it perfect

1  Thank cefnice
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I took a detour on my trip exploring Japan to visit this attraction as had read some 'excellent' reviews but was sadly very disappointed. Whilst nice for a pleasant stroll the canal is small and short with a booking time of 2-3 hours long for...More

1  Thank Merlene N
Reviewed 25 September 2015

A great idea--create a park along a portion of a steam running through the heart of the city. Makes for a very pleasant stroll either early in the day before things open, or in the late afternoon before heading to drinks/dinner.

Thank JOIFL
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

The Canal was a nice walk during the day. The trees give much needed shade during the hot day. The view is beautiful. I was lucky enough to be pulled into a Tai Chi session. HOWEVER.... Do NOT go through the canal after dark. I...More

4  Thank James L
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I am not sure about the park, I suppose the whole area is considered a park? However, Walking along the canal "river" is nice. Best place to start is from Momotorodori, 5 mins from Okayama station. There are some bronze and stone statues along the...More

Thank Sudburyismyhome
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 64 hotels in Okayama
Okayama Koraku Hotel
529 reviews
.04 km away
Okayama Washington Hotel Plaza
131 reviews
.08 km away
Regalo Hotel Okayama
72 reviews
.12 km away
Okayama Business Hotel Annex
56 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,476 restaurants in Okayama
Teppan Ku-Ya
150 reviews
.06 km away
Hachimonji
7 reviews
.04 km away
Via Pace
7 reviews
.09 km away
Nagomi Yuzen Tsurube Koraku Hotel
8 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 323 attractions in Okayama
Okayama Electric Tramway - Tram System
225 reviews
.04 km away
Momotaro Statue
203 reviews
.38 km away
Kongo-ji Temple
6 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Nishigawa Canal Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines