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Shibazakura Matsuri | Moss Phlox Festival at Hitsujiyama Park | CHICHIBU
April 13, 2018 @ 08:00 - May 6, 2018 @ 17:00￥300
Shibazakura Matsuri CostThe park is free to enter. Parking is normally free, but during the peak of the festival they charge 500 yen for the day. The festival area including the shibazakura fields cost 300 yen to enter for an adult, 250 yen if you have a group of 20 people or over. Children under 15 years old are free in.
Shibazakura Matsuri AccessThe park is an approximate 15 minute walk from Seibu-Chichibu Station, serviced by the Chichibu Tetsudo, Redarrow (Ikebukuro line) and Seibu-Chichibu lines. The Redarrow is the quickest from Tokyo (Ikebukuro station) taking 1 hour and 28 minutes. Hitsujiyama Park is approximately 20 minutes from Seibu-Chichibu and Chichibu Tetsudo line’s Ohanabatake Station. You can take the acclaimed Steam Locomotive Paleo Express. From Kumagaya it takes 1 hour and 20 minutes to Ohanabatake station on the Chichibu Tetsudo line. Approximately 25 minute walk from Seibu-chichibu line and redarrow (Ikebukuro) line’s Yokoze station. The car park is approximately 20 minutes drive from Minano-Yorii Toll Road. Parking is 500 yen per day during peak season. For more spring festivals in Saitama please see the main events calendar. More information about our visit there last year:
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