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Nagai Iris Park長井あやめ公園

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This municipal park in Yokocho, Nagai City has over 100 years of history. It features one of the largest collections of irises in Japan with one million flowers and 500 cultivars. Visitors can appreciate valuable varieties such as Nagai Koshu, said to be very close to the original Japanese iris species. The park has free entry except for during its Iris Festival held between mid- June and early July.

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place Yamagata Pref. Nagaishi Yokomachi 5-1



Yamagata Pref. Nagaishi Yokomachi 5-1 [map]

[During the Ayame Festival period 9:00-18:00 (Some evening business 20:30)
※ Other periods are free open
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Yes 192 spaces

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Yamagata Main Areas


Although often overlooked, Yamagata prefecture by no means lacks appeal: the Yamadera temple trail through the mountains, deliciously tender Yonezawa wagyu, and over 100 steaming hot springs, most notably Zao Onsen, await visitors. When winter comes, the snowcapped peaks become dotted with skiers by day and onsen-goers by night, while summer brings the celebration of juicy Yamagata cherries.