A Famous Place for Hydrangea Blossoms
With one sweep of the eye, take in the view of Shimoda’s streets and port from Shimoda Park.
Tsutsuji azaleas bloom in the spring, hydrangeas blossom in early summer, and camellias reach full bloom in the winter.
It’s especially famous for hydrangeas. In June, about 3,000,000 blossoms bloom on 150,000 bushes. A festival is also held at this time, drawing lively crowds.
From the observation decks, take in spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
Many people come to the hydrangea festival held every June. .
June is the season when splendid alfonsino is in season, so enjoy it with hydrangeas. .
Beautiful scenery can be seen from each of the 3 observation decks.
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- Name in Japanese
- Postal Code
- Sanchome, Shimoda City, Shizuoka
- 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
- May close due to inclement weather.
- 0558-22-1531 (Shimoda City Sightseeing Information Center)
(1)About a 20-minute walk from the Izu Line’s Izukyu Shimoda Station.
(2)Take the bus for Shimodakaichu Aquarium from the Izu Line’s Izukyu Shimoda Station for about 5 minutes, getting off at the “Shimoda Koenshita” stop.
- Official Website
- Official Website (Japanese)