Sunflowers in Mashiko bloom in August every year. Approximately 2 million sunflowers bloom across a vast area of roughly 11 hectares, making it one of the largest sunflower gardens in Japan. With free parking, free admission, and even free sunflower picking, it's definitely worth a visit!
Sunflower Garden Venue
Address: 2271 Nagatsutsumi, Oaza, Mashiko-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi,Japan TEL: 0285-72-5530
■ Venue: Kamiyama area, Mashiko-machi
Getting to the Sunflower Garden
- Around 20 minutes from the Moka IC on the Kita-Kanto Expressway via National Route 294 or Route 121
- Around 20 minutes from the Sakuragawa-Chikusei IC on the Kita-Kanto Expressway via the Tsukuba-Mashiko Prefectural Road
- Around 60 minutes from the Utsunomiya IC on the Tohoku Expressway via National Route 123
- Around 60 minutes from the Mito IC on the Joban Expressway via National Route 50
Using a navigation system
・Mashiko Rest Area. Address: Nagatsutsumi 2271, Mashiko-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi. Tel: 0285-72-5530
If Mashiko Rest Area is not shown on the navigation system:
・Nagomi no Ie. Address: Kamiyama 125-2, Mashiko-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi. Tel: 0285-72-8899
By train or bus
The Sunflower Garden venue is around 3.5km from Mashiko Station, which is a 40-minute walk.
Rental bicycles are available at the station.