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Address: Kamikawa-gun, Biei-cho, Hokkaido
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+81 166-92-4378

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Nice tree but apart from that ....

A photo of the tree was on a Tobacco brand which is all that makes it famous. For me it was a nice shaped tree on a rise but that's it. Pretty well unexciting.

Reviewed June 16, 2016
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Canberra, Australia

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Shanghai, China
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2016

As others have mentioned, this sight was pretty boring. Biei is beautiful enough, I wouldn't go out of the way just to see these trees. Lots of cars and bikes stopping off to take photos here. I think the trees are famous for being the logo of the Mild Seven cigarettes.

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Canberra, Australia
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766 reviews
303 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 791 helpful votes
Reviewed June 16, 2016

A photo of the tree was on a Tobacco brand which is all that makes it famous. For me it was a nice shaped tree on a rise but that's it. Pretty well unexciting.

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2 Thank Canberra_Traveller
San Diego, California
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204 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2016

The place is filled with warning signs telling visitors to keep out of private land. I don't see anything fascinating to see here.

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1 Thank EnjoysTravelling_007
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83 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed November 25, 2015

This was another tree our tour guide pointed out on passing. It is another ordinary tree made famous by TV commercial. Really need to see the commercial to understand why so many visitors made their pilgrimage here.

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1 Thank Dreamtogothere
Singapore, Singapore
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301 reviews
247 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Nothing spectacular as it is just a lonely tree. However, the drive around the area offers a great view of the surrounding landscape and scenery. Place is also peaceful and quiet too. Recommended to drive/cycle around this area.

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2 Thank LG_Kay
Hong Kong, China
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309 reviews
170 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed July 22, 2015

I think it looks better without leaves. Also, there are many many people who choose to have their picture taken under the tree (i.e. the subject becomes the tree with the person appearing like a spot underneath it), so that it's impossible to get a nice picture of it in summer.

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Barcelona, Spain
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254 reviews
113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2013

The area is really scenic and if you like photography is a must. Don't forget also Ken and Mary Tree, Parent and Child Trees. A car is a must here and the places are well indicated. Don't forget also the Furano area with its lavander fields.

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3 Thank tizibcn
Hong Kong
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94 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed July 28, 2013

The parent and child tree is prettier than this one in my opinion. But the surrounding is nice anyway. If you have time, go for it. If you don't, then you can skip it. It was nice driving around the small roads in Biei looking for those "famous" trees though. Not a bad idea if weather is good.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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38 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

This is a good view for photo shooting. You may come if you are driving with gps. Map code 389 157 155.

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