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Sunflowers in Hokuryu Town
©AFLO, Masami Goto
Approximately 1,500,000 sunflowers bloom throughout the town. An expansive sunflower maze is one of the most popular attractions, and some 200,000 visitors explore it every year. You can try and buy specialty products such as Sunflower Rice, Sunflower Melon and much, much more.
143-2 Itaya, Hokuryu-cho, Uryu, Hokkaido
Late July to August (Varies from year to year.)
A wide variety of sunflower-motif specialty goods are available at nearby shops.
From the Sapporo terminal, take a Kosoku-Rumoigo Chuo Bus and get off at Himawarinosato-Hokuryu Chugakko.
From JR Takikawa Station, take a Hekisui-Shigai-iki Chuo Bus and get off at Himawarinosato-Hokuryu Chugakko.
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