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Photo: Fuji Kyuko

Rainbow Flower Festival

Rows of floral beauty at the Fuji Motosuko Resort

Kim   - 2 min read
Venue : Fuji Motosuko Resort, Yamanashi When : Mid Jul - Mid Oct 2023

Yamanashi's Fuji Motosuko Resort is home to one of the best events on the spring flower calendar in Japan – the Fuji Shibazakura Festival. The same venue is hosting a summer event for the first time this year, which promises colorful rows of floral beauty for guests to enjoy.

The Rainbow Flower Festival will showcase a variety of blooms in different shades, from begonias and ageratum through to zinnias and salvia.

Just some of the flower types to expect at the event
Just some of the flower types to expect at the event (Photo: Fuji Kyuko)

Dedicated photo spots will also be set up at the event, including a vibrant yellow door which opens up to a stunning view of Mount Fuji on clear days.

What a view!
What a view! (Photo: Fuji Kyuko)

Admission to the event is priced at ¥800 for adults (counted as anyone junior high school aged and above), and ¥250 for children over 3 years of age.

Getting there

Fuji Motosuko Resort can be accessed by bus from Kawaguchiko Station – the travel time is approximately 40 minutes.

For those who opt to drive, the park is around 25 minutes from the Tomei Expressway's Fuji IC. On-site parking is available for up to 1500 vehicles and is charged at ¥500.

Kim

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