3 best spots to see nemophila in Japan

Apr 05, 2020

3 best spots to see nemophila in Japan

Have you ever heard of a flower called “Nemophila” before? Nemophila is also known as Baby Blue Eyes, it’s a little blue flower that bloom from mid-April to early May.

One of the best things to see in Japan during the spring time is the bed of nemophila that spreads across your view, and today we introduce 3 best spots for nemophila in Japan.

Hitachi Seaside Park (Ibaraki)

Hitachi Seaside Park is located in Ibaraki and is famous for its seasonal flowers blooming throughout the year. The park is particularly popular in spring, where a sea of nemophila flowers covers the whole area of the park.

In full bloom from mid-April to early May, you can see the great combination of the hill covered in blue nemophila and the blue sky.

Definitely a once-in-a-lifetime experience, you should never miss this wonderful flower park when visiting Japan!

Hitachi Seaside Park

Business hours
  • Sunday – Thursday : 9:30 – 17:00
  • Friday – Saturday : 9:30 – 16:30

Closed on Tuesdays

Nearest station

Katsuta Station

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 Osaka Maishima Seaside Park

Considered as one of the best spots for nemophila in West Japan, Osaka Maishima Seaside Park is located in front of the Osaka Bay.

Enjoy the vibrant contrast of the sky, sea, and nemophila only at this park; a landscape suffused with vivid blue, sea, and sky blending together.

The park also holds nemophila festival annually, and this year the festival takes place from April 7 until May 10.

Osaka Maishima Seaside Park

Business hours
  • weekdays : 9:00 – 17:00 (last admission 16:30)
  • weekends, public holidays, April 29 to May 6 : 9:00 – 18:30 (last admission 18:00)
  • May 10 : 9:00 – 17:00

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Uminonakamichi Seaside Park

Uminonakamichi Seaside Park is a park in Fukuoka that is not only famous for its gorgeous cherry blossom trees but also for its stunning nemophila flowers.

Having more than 1.5 million nemophila flowers, this park is probably Fukuoka’s best spot for nemophila.

Uminonakamichi Seaside Park

Business hours
  • March to October : 9:30 – 17:30
  • November to February : 9:30 – 17:00

The park is closed on new years and on the first Monday of February

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