Aichi’s Spring and Summer Famous Flower Viewing Spots
Aichi abounds with nature, and that nature puts on a spectacular flower show every spring and summer!
Experience the wonders of Japanese nature as the soft pink cherry blossom and fields of bright yellow rapeseed vie for your attention. Join in the festivities celebrating this beautiful time of year.
The Shinshiro region welcomes the arrival of spring with fields aglow of bright yellow mustard, or rapeseed blossom. The Kamihirai and the Omiya districts are highly recommended.
Be amazed by endless fields of bright pink, white and purple flowering Shibazakura moss. Six varieties of spectacular moss cover 22,000 square meters on the slopes of Mt. Chausu from May to June.
From mid April to early May, over 60 trees, consisting of 12 species of fuji wisteria bloom in the Mandara-ji Park, beside the famed Mandara-ji Temple. Samurai parades and other cultural attractions take place during the Fuji Flower Festival.
Be awed by the beauty of the elegant wisteria (fuji) blossoms in Tenno-ji Park, scene of the famed summer Tenno Festival. Bring your camera for some great memory making shots!
The Iris is Aichi’s official flower! Visit the beautiful Yatsuhashi Kakitsubata-en Gardens between late April and late May and join over 120,000 tourists who come to enjoy the 30,000 iris flowers that bloom annually. A variety of traditional cultural events also take place during the festival.