Higashizawa Rose Park (Murayama City)
Higashizawa Rose Park is a beautiful park centered around one of Japan’s largest rose gardens and three lakes.
In October 2001, it was the only rose garden in Japan to be certified by the Ministry of the Environment as one of Japan’s “100 Selected Scent Landscapes.”
In April 2015, it was certified as a one of the nationwide “Lover’s sacred place.”
The area of 7 hectares boasts about 750 different kinds of beautiful flowers.
[Best viewing seasons]
June & September
[Entrance fee required season]
Beginning of June to end of June
Beginning of September to end of September
※ This might vary depending on the blooming conditions
[Entrance fee required time]
Adult 600 yen
Child 300 yen
※ Free for residents of Murayama City
- Higashizawa Rose Park (Murayama City)
1-25 Tateoka Higashizawa, Murayama City, Yamagata Prefecture
About 50 minutes by car from Yamagata Station
5 minutes by car from Murayama Station
- Parking lot
* Opening hours and days may be different due to COVID-19. Please inquire directly with the park before visiting.
[Notes for 2020]
*Please avoid the crowded hours (11:00~14:00)
*Notes Temporary parking lots usually open on Saturdays and Sundays will not be this year.
*If the number of people entering the orchard exceeds a certain number, there may be restrictions on further entry.
*Make sure to wear a mask in crowded areas such as the entrance ticket offices and the indoor facilities.
*In order to prevent heat stroke, please keep a distance between groups outdoors when the temperature is high and remove your mask.
*At the park entrance Disinfection of fingers, Sufficient distance between people (2 meters as standard) Thank you for you cooperation.
*Please refrain from entering the park if you have a cold, a fever or a cough, or if you feel unwell.
*Please write down your name and contact information at the entrance.