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Fukushima City is blessed with a wide variety of delicious fruits. Visitors can enjoy fresh cherries in June, delicious peaches in July; juicy pears and a variety of grapes in September, and exquisite apples from October to December. The ‘Fruit Line’ (Route 5) runs along the western side of the city, and is lined with numerous orchards where visitors can experience picking a variety of fresh fruits. And of course, the taste of these natural treasures can be enjoyed on-site.

 

Venue: Fruit Line (Route 5) and various orchards around Fukushima City
Fruit Availability:
Strawberries – January to May
Cherries – June to July
Peaches – July to September
Japanese Pears – August to October
Grapes – August to October
Apples – October to December

Additional Info: http://www.f-kankou.jp/kudamono/ (Japanese)

 

2017 Apple Picking Information

(Updated: 17/10/2017)

 

Fruit Orchards
Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land (October 1 ~ November 11)
Marue Tourist Orchard (Early October ~ Early December)
Azuma Orchard (Early October ~ Mid-December)
Marusei Orchard (Early October ~ Early December)
Shishido Apple Orchard (October 13 ~ November 26)

 

Note: Dates and times may change depending on availability of fruit.
Coupon: 10% Discount Coupon (for use at any of the orchards listed above).
Map: Fukushima City Tourist Orchard Map (Japanese)

 

Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land

Come and enjoy freshly picked apples packed full of nature’s sweet goodness.

Apple Picking Season
October 1 ~ November 11
Picking Hours: 8:30 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 1 ~ November 30 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Akiakane (October 1 ~ End of October)
Hirosaki Fuji (October 1 ~ End of October)
Shinano Gold (Mid-October ~ Mid-November)
Fuji (Early November ~ End of November)
Price
Adult (13+) 540 yen
Child (4 ~ 11) 430 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 6
Cars: 20
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/b2cKGUHiq4J2
Car: 20 mins from Fukushima Nishi IC on Tohoku Expressway
Bus: Take a bus from Fukushima Station for Kamiubado (上姥堂) or Kamiubado keiyu Takayu Onsen (上姥堂経由高湯温泉). 1 min walk from Kitabayashi (北林) bus stop.
Shuttle Bus
No
Enquiries
TEL: 024-591-1503
HP: http://www.fruit-land.com/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 200 people)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes (Umbrella required)
Pets: No

 

Marue Tourist Orchard

All you can eat sweat and juicy sanfuji apples! And if you time it right you can try both the sanfuji and orin apples at the same time!
The Tohoku Chuo Expressway between Fukushima and Yonezawa opens on 04/11/17. Marue Tourist Orchard is located just 1 km from the new Ozaso IC.

Apple Picking Season
Early October ~ Early December
Picking Hours: 8:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: Early October ~ Mid-December (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Yuko (Early October ~ Late October)
Orin (Mid-October ~ Early November)
Fuji (Early November ~ Early December)
Price
Adult (12+) 540 yen
Child (4 ~ 11) 430 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 3
Cars: 30
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/Fxt8cA1x9S22
Car: 3 mins from Fukushima Ozaso IC on Tohoku Chuo Expressway
10 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Bus: Take a bus from Fukushima Station for Nakano (中野). 5 mins walk from Zatomachi (座頭町) bus stop. (Route not available on Saturdays, Sundays, or Public Holidays)
Shuttle Bus
No
Enquiries
TEL: 024-558-0516
HP: http://www.184184.com/marue/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 200 people)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in Rain: Yes (Umbrella required)
Pets: Yes (Leash required)

 

Azuma Orchard

Grown with a focus on taste rather than looks, come and try some delicious freshly picked apples!

Apple Picking Season
Early October ~ End of December
Picking Hours: 9:00 am ~ 3:00 pm
Direct Sales:  Until Mid-December (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Yoko (Mid-October ~ Late October)
Jonagold (Early October ~ Mid-October)
Fuji (Early November ~ Late November)
Price
Adult (12+) 540 yen
Child (4-11) 432 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large: 13
Cars: 20
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/4cA7P4NZsMv
Car: 10 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Bus: Take a bus from Fukushima Station for Nakano (中野). 5 mins walk from Zatomachi (座頭町) bus stop. (Route not available on Saturdays, Sundays, or Public Holidays)
Shuttle Bus
No.
Enquiries
TEL: 024-542-1460
Homepage: http://www.dab.hi-ho.ne.jp/aduma/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes (Umbrella Required)
Pets: No

 

Marusei Orchard

Come and try the apple parfait and apple roll-cake at the ‘Mori no Garden Cafe’ situated within the orchard grounds. Delicious juicy apples ready for picking!

Apple Picking Season
Early October ~ Early December
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: Until Mid-December (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Akibae (Early October ~ October 17)
Shinano Sweet (October 15~ )
Yuko (From October 15)
Shinano Gold (From October 20)
Orin (From October 25)
Fuji (November)
Price
Adult (12+) 540 yen
Child (4 ~ 11 years) 430 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 10
Medium Spaces: 5
Cars: 50
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/Sjt8m1kLzK92
Car: 5 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Train: Take the Iizaka Line from Fukushima Station to Ioji-mae (医王寺前) Station. 25 mins walk from Ioji-mae (医王寺前) Station.
Shuttle Bus
No. Contact for further details.
Enquiries
TEL: 024-541-4465
HP: http://www.geocities.jp/fukushimamarusei/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes (Umbrella Required)

 

Shishido Apple Orchard

They provide great customer service for each individual guest. Certified by the Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare to provide safe and delicious fruit for all of the family!

Apple Picking Season
October 13 ~ November 26
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 3:00 pm (Last Entry)
Direct Sales: October 13 ~ December 26 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:30 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Akibae
Shinano Sweet
Yoko
Fuji
Price
Adult (12+) 500 yen
Child (4 ~ 11 years) 400 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 3
Medium Spaces: 3
Cars: 10
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/jKpaR5vaTfJ2
Car: 10 mins from Fukushima Nishi IC on Tohoku Expressway.
Bus: Take a bus from Fukushima Station for Tsuchifune (土船). Please inform the bus drive that you wish to get off at Shishido Ringoen-mae because there is no official bus stop. 1 min walk from Shishido Ringoen-mae (ししどりんご園前). 
Shuttle Bus
Yes. Contact for further details (Reservation required).
Enquiries
TEL: 024-593-6065
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes (Booking Required)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes (Free entry for carer)
Available in rainy weather: No
Pets: No