Visit Nagato Yamaguchi Japan

Visit Nagato Yamaguchi Japan

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Sightseeing Spots

Sugemuta Park

Genre : Campsites & Parks

Area : Yuya & Heki

With gently revolving wind turbines and 18,000 azalea blossoming, this knoll makes for a lovely photo spot!

Sugemuta Park features a lake and an azalea hill, atop which 18,000 flowers of the rhododendron family bloom in shades of red, white, and pink. The park is especially popular during the period between late April and early May, when admirers come to enjoy the azaleas at their peak bloom. Families of very friendly ducks can often been seen swimming by the lakeside, and sometimes even waddling close by the people on the shore!


Details

Best viewing time for azaleas: Late April-Early May

Address
Kitayama, Hekinaka, Nagato, Yamaguchi Prefecture 759-4102
Access
By train:
Sugemuta Park is not accessible by public bus or train. Please make your visit by car or taxi.

By car (from within Nagato):
10 minute drive from Nagato-shi Station on the JR San'in Main Line

By car (from outside Nagato):
60 minutes from the Mine Interchange on the Chugoku Expressway
Parking
Available
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