Paddling pools and wading streams; the round-up for Saitama 2015/6

Paddling pools, SaitamaPaddling pools Saitama Parks with waterplay Paddling or splash pools are a great way to cool down in the summer heat. Saitama has quite a few wading pools and other waterplay areas on offer throughout the prefecture. Many are easily accessible from Tokyo. Below is a list of some of the more popular ones, sorted alphabetically by area. This is just a basic list, for further details on the park, please click on the link for that park.
If you have any you would like to add, please do share in the comment section below the post. Thank you! 🙂 AGEO CITY Kamihira Park – Free. No shade. https://www.city.ageo.lg.jp/page/46-kamihira-kouen.html On this blog in English; Kamihira Park Maruyama Park – Featured image. Free. Shaded. http://www.ageo-kousya.or.jp/park/park1/ On this blog in English: General information Maruyama Park CHICHIBU Water Park Shirayama – Free. http://www.yokoze.org/shisetsu/waterpark_shirayama/ Lalaport splash pad FUJIMI CITY Lalaport – Free with free parking. Outdoors. Opened April 2015. Splash pool and splash pad. There is also a water jet show each hour beside the pool. http://www.lalaport-fujimi.com/ HANNO CITY Akebono Children’s Forest (aka Moomin Valley).  Free. Free parking. Some shade. http://www.city.hanno.saitama.jp/0000002658.html General Information in English on this blog. HASUDA CITY West Jonuma Park https://www.city.hasuda.saitama.jp/shisetsu/koen/25.html http://www.go2park.net/parks/saijonuma.htm
HIDAKA Hidaka Park. Free. Free parking. Mostly shaded. http://www.city.hidaka.lg.jp/6,998,24,105.html General Information in English on this blog. HIGASHIMATSUYAMA CITY Saitama’s Prefectural Children’s Zoo. Included in the entry fee to the zoo. Slightly shaded. Parking charged. http://www.parks.or.jp/sczoo/ General information in English on this blog. HONJO CITY Wakaizumi Exercise Park http://www.city.honjo.lg.jp/kurashi/shogaigakusyu/koen/kouenannai/1393562666078.html INA TOWN Ina Memorial Park http://www.town.saitama-ina.lg.jp/0000000123.html
KAWAGOE CITY Isanuma Park – opens during Golden Week. Free. Shaded. http://www.city.kawagoe.saitama.jp/kurashi/sports_koen/koen/isanuma.html On this blog: General Information in English
Wading river in Heisei No Mori parkKAWAJIMA TOWN Heisei No Mori Park – Free with free parking. Shaded. The wading river winds through Japan’s longest rose tunnel. http://www.town.kawajima.saitama.jp/kankou/heisei.htm Information in English on this blog.
KITAMOTO CITY Kitamoto Children’s Park – Free. Shaded at certain times of the day. http://www.city.kitamoto.saitama.jp/kanko/shop/1419505898424.html?cat=3 On this blog: General Information in English
KOUNOSU CITY Kamiya Park – Built 2015/6. Free with free parking. No shade in the river, but there’s a Gazebo nearby. http://www.kamiya-sk.ecnet.jp/ Information in English on this blog.
KUKI CITY Secret Forest, Mallage – Charged. Indoors. Open all year round. http://soyu-am.jp/himitsunomori/On this blog: General Information in English
KUMAGAYA CITY Kumagaya Sports Culture Park http://www.parks.or.jp/kumagaya/index.html
NAMEGAWA TOWN Shinrin Park. Entrance fee. Shaded at certain times of the day. http://www.shinrinkoen.jp/english/ Some more information in English on this blog.
OKEGAWA Shiroyama Park. Partly shaded. Free. http://www.city.okegawa.lg.jp/shisetsu/55/251/p000694.html On this blog: General Information SAITAMA – URAWA
Bessho Numa Park. Free. http://www.stib.jp/info/data/besshopark.html On this blog in English: General Information about the park
YORII TOWN Museum of rivers – OPEN from March until Autumn. Entrance fee. Shaded areas. http://www.river-museum.jp/
YOSHIMI TOWN Yoshimi Friendship Athletic Park – Free. Shaded. http://www.town.yoshimi.saitama.jp/shisetsu_fureaihiroba.html On this blog in English.
See also the category splash-wading-paddling-pool
 

Google Ads

2 comments on “Paddling pools and wading streams; the round-up for Saitama 2015/6

Comments are always appreciated...

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.