Ashikaga Flower Park Illumination
Featured on America’s CNN network as one of the “Dream destinations,” and was the only place chosen in Japan. At the Ashikaga Flower Park, an event called “Flower Fantasy: Bejeweled Flower Garden” is held in the winter. 3 million light bulbs decorate the park. Due to this event, the park was also selected as a nightscape heritage of Japan site, and won 1st prize at the 2nd Illumination Awards.
Where is it??
- 607, Hasamacho, Ashikaga-shi, Tochigi, 329-4216, Japan
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From Tokyo Station, Oyama Station is an approximately 40-minute ride on the JR Tohoku Shinkansen, and from Oyama Station, Tomita Station is an approximately 30-minute ride on the JR Ryomo Line, and the park is an approximately 15-minute walk from there. From Asakusa Station, Ashikagashi Station is an approximately 1 hour and 15 minute ride by Limited Express on the Tobu Line, and the park is an approximately 30-minute shuttle bus ride from Ashikagashi Station.