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This ia a local tourist building with a restaurant, gift shop and ticketing office for the dogtooth violet viewing tour.

A ten minutes' drive from Kakunodate takes you to Nishiki Town in the same Senboku City. Nishiki... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
tomizuta1953
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Funabashi, Japan
Pretty fields of flowers

A pleasant hike up through the fields of flowers. The locals have made the most of the fields and... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2015
Louichan
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Tokyo
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249-1 Koyamada Nishigicho, Semboku 014-0516, Akita Prefecture
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

A ten minutes' drive from Kakunodate takes you to Nishiki Town in the same Senboku City. Nishiki Town is known for clusters of dogtooth violets (katakuri) with purple flowers that bloom from April to May. The clusters are in chestnut farms, which open to visitors...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

"Katakuri" flowers are Japan's Dogtooth Violets ... The area is quite large, made up of 10 sections, on various hills ... and is fairly easy to access by car (about 20 mins from Kakunodate). It's a one-way trip around the park (by car). There were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2015

A pleasant hike up through the fields of flowers. The locals have made the most of the fields and work as a cooperative team to open the fields to tourists. Later the trees are full of chestnuts.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Louichan
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