A Popular Sightseeing Spot, Sera Kogen Farm, Boasts a Vast 65,000㎡ Tulip Field
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"Sera Kogen Farm" located in the Japan's Chugoku region, in Hiroshima Prefecture, is a hidden sightseeing spot with the largest flower garden in west Japan.
It is a tourist farm where you can enjoy different flowery scenery in each season, but was originally opened in 1978 as a leaf tobacco farm.
In the vast garden, there are facilities such as an observatory and the Sera Kogen Flower Forest, as well as tulip fields, sunflower fields, English roses, dahlia, and moss phlox. They also cultivate radish, corn, and more. There's also an event where you can experience harvesting and sowing.
In this video, you'll see a beautiful 4K image of "Sera Kogen Farm," where colorful tulips are in full bloom. After watching this video, you're sure to want to visit the beautiful scenery of "Sera Kogen Farm."
About the seasonal flowers that can be seen at Sera Kogen Farm
As you can see from 0:58, the Sera Kogen Farm grows more than 750,000 tulips of 300 varieties on its 65,000 square meter tulip farm.
We recommend going to see "Hanae," which occurs when the tulips bloom.
It's a superb view created by planting different varieties of plants in certain areas to create images in the fields.
This can be seen at 1:19 in the video.
The sunflower field, which is as large as the tulip field, is planted with 1.1 million sunflowers of 50 varieties, and the Sunflower Festival is held every summer during the blooming season.
There are also dahlia in autumn.
There are 550 varieties of dahlias of all shapes and sizes, but the most spectacular are the gigantic flowers, which are over 30 cm in diameter.
In addition, they cultivate different seasonal flowers such as cherry blossoms, moss phlox, roses, nemophilia, and poppies.
Tulips at the Sera Kogen Farm
Before we move further, be sure to check out the "Hanae" which can be seen at 1:19 in the video.
Red, white, yellow, pink, and purple tulips paint large, beautiful pictures in the fields.
From 4:44 you can see not only the tulips, but also the Sera Kogen Farm surrounded by beautiful greenery.
At 6:20 you can see the tulips that are dyed in the setting sun. It is a fantastic landscape, with the nighttime view being different from the daytime view.
If the weather is nice you can take some great pictures as well.
Events at Sera Kogen Farm
Photo：Sera Kogen Farm's Sunflower Field
At the Sera Kogen Farm, there are events such as the photography class by photo contest judges, spring flower photo contest, cherry blossom festival & tulip festival, rose photo contest, the planting experience classroom, the sunflower festival, and more.
The flowery scenery that blooms in the vast fields is great for taking Instagram pics as well.
Dining at Sera Kogen Farm
The park has a restaurant and a flower café where you can enjoy herbal tea. At the stall you can buy harvested corn and flower bulbs as souvenirs.
The menus using freshly grilled corn and vegetables harvested in the garden are all excellent, so if you're hungry, we recommend grabbing a bite to eat here.
The Surrounding Area of Sera Kogen Farm
Please use a car or a local bus to access the Sera Kogen Farm, the largest flower field in west Japan.
There is a free parking lot at the farm that can hold up to 1,000 vehicles.
It takes about 15 minutes from the Sera Interchange on the Onomichi Matsue Line, about 40 minutes from the Kawachi Interchange on the Sanyo Expressway, and about 40 minutes from the Miyoshi Interchange on the Chugoku Expressway.
Please note that nearby roads are crowded when the flowers are in bloom.
Summary of Sera Kogen Farm
At the Sera Kogen Farm, you can enjoy seasonal flowers and plants at one of the largest flower fields in Japan. It also has hands-on activities that families, and couples can enjoy.
Admission is 800 yen for adults and 400 yen for children (as of November 2019).
If you still haven't yet, be sure to watch the video to see the amazing views of Sera Kogen Farm!
It's truly something you don't want to miss.
◆Sera Kogen Farm◆
【Address】1124-11 Besako, Sera-cho, Sera-gun, Hiroshima
【Access】15 minutes from the Sera Interchange on the Onomichi Matsue Line, about 40 minutes from the Kawachi Interchange on the Sanyo Expressway, and about 40 minutes from the Miyoshi Interchange on the Chugoku Expressway
【Entrance fee】800 yen for adults, 400 yen for children (as of November 2019)
【Opening Days】Outside of the event period, the park is closed for maintenance and flower growth.
【Parking】Available (1,000 cars) Free
【Official Website】Flowers Make Everyone Happy | Sera Kogen Farm 2019
【Tripadvisor】Sera Kogen Farm