Kawachi Wisteria Garden
The world knows it as a “purple fantasy!” Famous for wisteria blossoms, visitors from around the world gather here to have their hearts swept away by the picturesque scenery.
Flowering situation can be found hereThe best time for viewing is late April to early May, when you can see this square kilometer filled with about one million wisteria, 22 varieties, in full bloom.
Two tunnels, one 80 meters long and the other 110 meters long, mesmerize viewers with their white and bluish-purple and pink wisteria blossoms.
Starting in mid-November, the 700 maples surrounding the wisteria arbor begin to change colors, making the area popular for enjoying autumn foliage.The leaves of 700 maple trees and Japanese maple trees turned yellow, orange and red in November.
2-2-46 Kawachi, Yahatahigashi-ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
15 minutes from Kitakyushu Urban Expressway Otani or Sanji IC
Open 7 days a week during mid April to mid May (wisteria), mid-November to mid December (autumn foliage)
From mid April to mid May(wisteria)
From mid November to mid December(autumn foliage)