From late June to early July, we took a walk through three famous iris spots in Niigata prefecture Japan, where you can admire the beautiful iris flowers.
There were some varieties that were in full bloom, but the overall condition was from 6 minutes to 7 minutes, but the scenery of colorful irises was very beautiful.
0:00 Hyoko lake Iris Flower Garden (Agano City, Niigata Prefecture Japan)
Hyoko lake, known for its visit of over 6,000 swans in winter, is a Ramsar Convention-registered wetland located in Agano City, Niigata Prefecture.
This area is also known as the first successful place in the country to feed wild swans in 1954, and in the same year it was designated as a national natural monument as a land for swans to visit Suibara.
The area around Hyoko is maintained as Hyokosuikin Park, and it is known that flowers such as irises and hass, which were also the flowers of the former Suibara town, bloom.
The Hyoko Ayame Festival is held every year from June to July, and you can see about 500,000 iris flowers of 170 types and the fantastic illumination by Bomboli at night.
3:17 Shirasagi Forest Park Iris Flower Festival (Sanjo City, Niigata Prefecture Japan)
Shirasagi Forest Park in Sanjo City, Niigata Prefecture Japan, is a natural park that is also known as a famous place for fireflies inhabited by Genji fireflies and Heike fireflies.
Every year from mid-June to early July, we hold the Iris Festival, where you can admire 20,000 irises flowers of about 100 species.
From 2021, we started the renovation work to replace the wooden path and install two terraces, and it was the first time since the renewal that the flower iris festival was held.
6:52 Ijimino Park Shibata Iris Flower Festival (Shibata City, Niigata Prefecture Japan)
9:48 Shibata Iris flower Festival Lighted up
Iris Flower Garden in Ijimino Park in Shibata City, Niigata Prefecture, is a famous flower spot that is one of the four major Ayameen in Japan.
Approximately 300 varieties and 600,000 irises are in full bloom on a vast site of approximately 1.8 hectares, and at night there is a fantastic illumination with bomboli and lighting.