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Enjoyable excursion for sightseeing, food and shopping

An extensive orchard at the foot of Mt Iwaki. Very pleasant to walk around the orchard and up the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Easy to visit

We had a rental car, so access was no problem. You get to see how the Japanese grow their apples... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2019
Diana T
Hong Kong, China
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125 Shimizutomita Terasawa, Hirosaki 036-8262, Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting trip for a short visit. The cider factory is nice for tastings but expensive. The apples and juice is delicious in the park shop. Best to visit when the trees are full of apples in the autumn.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank teresalegg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An extensive orchard at the foot of Mt Iwaki. Very pleasant to walk around the orchard and up the lookout. The cafe cum souvenir store was a treasure trove - had delicious inexpensive apples on sale, various tasteful souvenirs including hand dyed T-shirts and a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

We had a rental car, so access was no problem. You get to see how the Japanese grow their apples and you can only conclude that a lot of work has gone into this sweet tasty fruit. They actually wrap each one of them and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Diana T
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We arrive in the morning by Taxi from JR station for 1600 Yen and wonder around the park, have brunch in the small restaurant, and shop for about 200 USD goods and ship to my last destination. Friendly staff whom can speak English and one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ElbertPoh
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I like this place. I like apple and I saw more types of apples here then ever before. Things were priced reasonably and entrance is free. The best part is you get a spectacular view of Mt Iwaki. Will recommend this place to friends visiting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chinkiatc2016
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The 'Apple town' or 'Castle town' is situated in western Aomori prefecture. Hirosaki is famous for three things - it's 17th century castle, majestic mount Iwaki, and being largest producer of apple in Japan. I would do this review for the famous Ringo park (Apple...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank pramod_PP
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We took the Tamenobu bus from platform 4 at JR Hirosaki Station directly to here. This place is an apple farm with many varieties of apples. There is also a shop cum cafe/restaurant, an old barn house, a cider brewery and other facilities catering for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank HotEarth
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Hirosaki apple park is in Aomori prefecture and will be better to visit there during the apple harvesting session during September - October. From the viewing point, the Iwaki mount is seen very well. From Hirosaki station, need to take a bus which takes about...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Parpanatha Pala... M
Reviewed December 29, 2016

This place is all about apples and apple accessories. You can pick apples with a group or just buy fresh apples. I visited in August 2016 and a new sort of apples had just become ripe. These were the best apples I've had while living...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 271heikkis
Reviewed October 17, 2016

There is direct bus service to and from Hirosaki to Hirosaki Apple park, I have never seen so many apple trees in my life and never eaten such tasty apple! There are everything about apple starting from apple pie and everything else such as apple...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Pat M
April 24, 2016|
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As I recall its normal shop opening hours .... having said that I guess you can walk around it without the shop being open, there is a large car park and picnic area and they seem to encourage people to just go and 'hang... More