A popular tourist spot to feel Japan Vol.26 Marvelous cherry blossoms on the lights, glow with the blue sky and Takeo in Saga Mifuneyama Rakuen
A circuit style garden
was built in from t of Mt. Mifune-yama, that is a symbol of Takeo City in Saga Prefecture.
After completed in 1845, seasonable flowers in this large garden heal visitors’ hearts.
This year is the 172nd times of the annual “Flower Festival”.
The Best season of cherry blossoms is from 3/16 to 4/8, and the best season of azaleas, wisterias, and spring maples are from 4/9 to 5/6.
When blooming 2,000 cherry blossom trees, the contrast between the green of trees and the pink of flowers glow beautifully with the blue sky.
The mysterious view by lighted cherry blossoms in the night, the largest scale in Kyushu area, is necessary to see.
When you are tired of seeing the best view of flowers and strolling in the garden, why don’t you take a rest
in a restaurant “Hagino Ochaya”, that is able to stretch your legs on the tatami and eat
Kushi-dango (skewered dumplings) and Zenzai (red bean soup)?
This restaurant is opened as a bar in the night, and only people, who stay in two accommodations in
the garden area, are able to use here.
It’s just luxury time to see cherry blossoms on the lights and seeing the garden from on the tatami.
Cherry blossoms and the Japanese garden are
“Spring day, Spring night”
fulfilled with a Japanese atmosphere to be on the tatami as Japan.
Why don’t you enjoy the Japanese atmosphere in Mifuneyama Rakuen?
Source of photos:http://www.mifuneyamarakuen.jp/early_spring/