Nov/15 - Dec/5, 2019 Shuzenji Momiji Festival3.9
from 11/14 '20 to 12/3 '20
Shuzenji in Izu, Shizuoka is known as the "little Kyoto of Izu", which famous for its hot springs.
And also famous for viewing autumn leaves, especially Momiji (maple) trees.
Between mid-November and early-December, leaves of about 1,000 Momiji trees turn red, orange, and yellow.
And the Shuzenji Momiji Festival takes place every year in Shuzenji Natural Park, Niji-no-sato, and around Onsen Town.
It is the biggest Momiji area in Izu. Various kinds of Momiji such as Japanese maple are planted approximately 1,000 trees in 1 hectare. From mid-November to early-December, leaves change color to red and yellow. Admission is free, and lots of food stalls sell local food are lined up. Mt. Fuji can be viewed from Fujimidai.
Address : 3690 Shuzenji, Izu City, Shizuoka Prefecture
Access : 15 mins by bus from Shuzenji Station, get off at "Momiji-bayashi-mae"
Niji-no-Sato is a big theme park that made use of rich nature. In the park, it is devided into several areas such as British Village, Canadian Village, Izu Village, and more.
The leaves of about 2,000 autumn trees including 1,000 Momoji change color. Also those trees are illuminated at night, and the view of lit-up leaves reflected on the pond is so fantastic. Not only viewing autumn foliage, you can also enjoy eating local specialty.
Momiji Lit-Up : November 14 - December 3, 2020
Lit-Up Area : British Village, Izu Village, Japanese Garden, Momiji Forest
*during Momiji Lit-Up period, it will be also opened at night, 16:00～21:00
Address : 4279-3 Shuzenji, Izu City, Shizuoka Prefecture
Access: about 20-mins bus ride from Shuzenji Station South Exit, get off at Niji-no-sato
Daytime : 1,220 yen per adult (junior school student and older), 610 yen per child (4 years and older)
Nighttime : 910 yen per adult, 500 yen per child
*Please check the official website for the latest information. We can't answer any question about the article.
PurposeFestivals,instagrammable,night view,nature,autumn foliage,sightseeing,let's hang out!,second time in Japan
Airport/Sta.Shuzenji sta. (about 3.5km) Google Transit