Mizubasho Park in Kaho, Oya-cho district in Yabu has reopened to welcome back tourists as the warm weather brings upon us another gorgeous bloom season this year✨
Mizubasho (Lysichiton camtschatcensis), or commonly known as Japanese Swamp Lanterns are blooming and it is time for an early spring pilgrimage🌼
The beautiful white flower of this plant, considered sacred by Buddhists, bloom from mid-April to early May of every year in this clean wetland area on top of mountain, which also happens to be the westernmost area in Japan where Mizubasho grows wild.
The park is expected to be opened this year until May 9th, although the closing date may change depending on blooming and meteorological conditions.
【Period】April 9 (Sun.) - May 9 (Tue.)
【Admission】18 y/o + : ¥250 / Free for children under 18 y/o
【Inquiries】Green Lodge Kahozaka ☎: 079-669-2027 (Japanese Only). You may also call us at Yabu's Commerce and Tourism Division ☎: 079-664-0289 (Foreign languages available).