No.20 Hanamiyama

The popular Hanamiyama has been called “Paradise on Earth in Fukushima.” A local farmer started Hanamiyama by planting flowering plants and trees on hilly areas of his land, and then opened the land to the public in 1959. Stroll among tokaizakura, somei yoshino, higanzakura, double-blossom yaezakura, and yellow ukon cherry trees as well as weeping forsythia, magnolia, and flowering peach trees in bloom. Climb to the top for views of Fukushima City and snow-capped mountains.


General information

Address Hara, Watari, Fukushima, Fukushima Prefecture (福島県福島市渡利原)
Peak bloom Mid-to-late April
Access by train 15 minutes by bus from Fukushima Station on the Tohoku Main Line, get off at Hanamiyama-iriguchi bus stop, and then 25 minutes on foot
Access by car 30 minutes from Tohoku Expressway Fukushima-nishi IC