Open Gardens are private gardens that anyone can enter. Look for the signs that say, “Welcome to my Garden”. The owners open up their gardens to the public, inviting anyone to take a look.
There are many kinds of Open Gardens: large and small, Western and Japanese, simple planters and elaborate walking gardens.
There are number of Open Gardens in the town center that serve as shortcuts.
Feel free to step inside when you see an Open Garden for a look at the real Obuse.