The Dutch Village in Japan: Huis Ten Bosch

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  • Huis Ten Bosch or HTB has been open to public since 1992, is located in Hario island, southern part of Sasebo. Location of HTB reflects the historical relationship between the Netherlands and Japan, which began in 1609 as a trading post was opened by the Dutch in Hirado, not far from Sasebo.

    Highly Recommended

    Huis Ten Bosch is highly recommended for you who are about to visit Kyushu. The amusement park is really amazing, complete with well-designed gardens. In Huis Ten Bosch, we will feel like in fairy land. This particular European concept theme park offers you unique sense of joy.

    Huis Ten Bosch that celebrates their 20th anniversary in last 2012, is one of largest resorts in Japan with total area 1,520,000 square meters. The name Huis Ten Bosch literally translates into English as “House in the Forest”. HTB is a theme park in Sasebo, Nagasaki, Japan, which presents us with nuances of the Classic Europe by displaying real size replica of Classic Buildings of Netherlands.

    How to Enjoy

    The park is very huge with lots of rivers, canals, and bridges. You might need more than a day to spend in this European theme amusement park. In Huis Ten Bosch, there is an observatory in the tower. The buildings are Georgian style, and the park employees are dressed in Venetian outfits complete with masks. There are many restaurants and shops there. In the evening, they have gorgeous colorful light displays, and you can also take a cruise down the river.

    While exploring the city inside, you will find yourself with a whole new world experience that might be completely different with your daily life. Huis Ten Bosch provides entertainment for all ages from garden filled with beautiful flowers that bloom each season and many other attractions and facilities for you to enjoy.

    Huis Ten Bosch offers not just merely interesting attractions that you can try with your friends and family, it is much more than that. So don’t forget to visit HTB when you are in kyushu. Have a pleasant day!