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Fruit Picking - Chichibu Sightseeing Agriculture and Forestry Association

Fruit picking in the Chichibu region, rich in nature.

Experience and hands-on facilities

The Chichibu region of Saitama Prefecture is rich in nature, surrounded by the headwaters of the Arakawa River and mountains. With the catchphrase "Fruits Mansai(Full of Fruits), Delicious Chichibu," the region holds events such as seasonal fruit picking, tasting, and agricultural experiences. In Chichibu, there are many tourist farms, including strawberry farms and grape farms, where you can enjoy picking fruits all year round.

Going "Strawberry Picking" Experience

Today we went to Chichibu to experience strawberry picking, which just started in January. Strawberry picking in Chichibu can be enjoyed from January to mid-June. Chichibu's strawberries, grown in the severe cold unique to the basin region, have an outstanding taste and aroma as well as a high sugar content! Pick strawberries by lightly pinching them and gently tipping them downward. If the stems of the heads come off cleanly, you've succeeded!

Easy to pick up without using force
Easy to pick up without using force

All-you-can-eat for 30 minutes starts!

The best way to eat strawberries is to eat them from the stem side! The tips of the strawberries are the sweetest, so you can eat them all the way to the end. It's all-you-can-eat! Let's challenge how many strawberries you can eat in 30 minutes!

You can also add condensed milk to change the taste.
You can also add condensed milk to change the taste.

Strawberries in spring, blueberries in summer, grapes and apples in autumn. The Chichibu region offers fruit picking all year round. Let's go fruit picking and enjoy the full flavor of the season!

Photos

  • Strawberry Picking

    Strawberry Picking

  • Easy to pick up without using force

    Easy to pick up without using force

  • You can also add condensed milk to change the taste.

    You can also add condensed milk to change the taste.

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Facility Information

Facility Name
Chichibu Sightseeing Agriculture and Forestry Association
Experience Name
Fruit Picking
Address
2627-1 Ota, Chichibu City, Saitama
Telephone
0494-23-3557 (Chichibu Sightseeing Agriculture and Forestry Association)
Dates
Depends on the season and facilities.
Fee
Strawberry picking (30 minutes) <January to mid-June> Adults: 1,300-1,800 yen (varies by season and facility)
Notes
Prices, strawberry types, and services vary depending on each farm, so please check when making a reservation.
Official Website
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