Weeping Peach Blossoms of Kaminaka (Kaminaka no Shidare Momo)
Early to mid-April
Approximately 3,000 weeping peach trees flourish in the Asahi district's Kaminaka-cho. The walking paths in the area are lined with beautiful weeping peach blossoms for about 1 kilometer. Early to mid-April is usually the best time to view the flowers, though they can bloom at different times in some years.
Tsunasho, Kaminaka-cho, Toyota-City
(parking lot address)
|Fee||Free of charge|
|Phone number||0565-68-3653 (Asahi Tourism Association)
* From 9:00 to 17:00
* Closed Wednesdays (except during blossoms period)
|Parking lot||Available, paid (limited for the blossoms period, 1,000 yen/car, includes donation for preservation and maintenance of the peach trees)|
|Holidays||Open every day during the peach blossoms period.|
|Holding time||Early to mid-April
*: May change depending on the blossoms condition.
|Access by Public Transportation||[Directions from Nagoya]
・From Nagoya Station on the Higashiyama subway line, go to Fushimi Station and transfer to the Tsurumai subway line (which connects to the Meitetsu Toyota Line from Akaike). Get off at Meitetsu Toyotashi Station.
・From Meitetsu Nagoya Station, take the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line to Chiryu Station. Transfer trains and get off at Meitetsu Toyotashi Station.
・From JR Nagoya Station, take the JR Chuo Main Line to Kozoji Station. Transfer to the Aichi Loop Line and get off at Shin-Toyota Station.
*Click here to check transportation directions and fares in Toyota.
1-From the East Gate Bus Platforms of Toyotashi Station, board the Toyota Oiden Bus bound for Odo (旭・豊田線［小渡方面］Asahi-Toyota-sen Odo Homen).
2-Ride for 70 min. (fee 600 yen) and get off at Odo (小渡).
3-Board the Odo Shuttle Bus (limited for the blossoms period).
|Access by car||Approx. 40 min. (27.3km) northeastwards from Toyota-Kanpachi I.C. of the Tokai Loop Expressway via routes 153, 355, 350, 11, and 19.
Approx. 40 min. (23.9km) northeastwards from Shidare Exit of the Sanage Green Road via routes 11, and 19.
|LINK||Asahi Tourism Association Web Site (Japanese)|
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