2018 Apple Picking Infomation

(Updated: 10/10/2018)

The following fruit orchards are available for apple picking from October to December. Scroll down, or click one of the links below to jump to a specific orchard.
🍎 Shishido Apple Orchard (October 6 ~ November 25)
🍎 Marue Tourist Orchard (Early October ~ Early December)
🍎 Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land (2018 Info Coming Soon)
🍎 Azuma Orchard (2018 Info Coming Soon)
🍎 Marusei Orchard (October 6 ~ November 25)
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)

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 6 ~ November 25
Fruit Picking: 10:00 am ~ 3:00 pm (Last Entry)
Direct Sales: October 5 ~ December 20 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 9:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Apple Varieties
Akibae (Oct 5 ~ 19)
Shinano Sweet (Oct 6 ~ 22)
Yoko (Oct 6 ~ 29)
Sairai (Oct 20 ~ 26)
Fuji (Oct 31 ~ Nov 25)
Price
Adult (12+) 500 yen
Child (4 ~ 11 years) 400 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 3
Medium Spaces: 3
Cars: 10
Access
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).
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/EPK5MRCiLC52
Car:
– 10 mins from Fukushima Nishi IC on Tohoku Expressway.
Bus: 470 yen (17 mins + 5 mins walk)
– Route 96-3 (Tsuchifune 土船)
(Note: There is no official bus stop, please ask the driver to stop at Shishido Ringoen-mae (ししどりんご園前)
– From: Fukushima Station East Exit Bus Stop No. 1
– To: Shishido Ringoen-mae (ししどりんご園前), or Hara no Machi (原の町)
Shuttle Bus
Yes. 1-4 people. (Reservation required)
Enquiries
TEL: 024-593-6065
Notes
Group Bookings: Up to 30 people (Booking Required)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes (Free entry for carer)
Available in rainy weather: No
Pets: No

Marue Tourist Orchard

All you can eat sweat and juicy Sanfuji, Orin, and Yuko apples!
Located just 1 km from the newly opened Ozaso IC on the Tohoku Chuo Expressway between Fukushima and Yonezawa.

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: 3
Cars: 30
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/qheYv9u9e3U2
Car:
– 3 mins from Fukushima Ozaso IC on Tohoku Chuo Expressway
– 10 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Bus: 520 yen (19 mins + 10 mins walk)
– Route 50-2 (Nakano 中野)
(Note: Route 50-2 is not available on weekends or public holidays)
– From: Fukushima Sation East Exit Bus Stop No. 12
– To: Zatomachi (座頭町) bus stop.
Shuttle Bus
No.
Enquiries
TEL: 024-558-0516
Homepage: http://www.184184.com/marue/
Notes
Group Bookings: Up to 200 people (Booking Required)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes (Entry fee required for carer)
Available in Rain: Yes (Umbrella required)
Pets: Yes (Leash required)

Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land

Current information is for 2017
2018 information COMING SOON!
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: 520 yen (18 mins)
– Route 94-3 (Kamiubado 上姥堂)
– Route 93-3 (Kamiubado keiyu Takayu Onsen 上姥堂経由高湯温泉)
– From: Fukushima Station West Exit Bus Stop No. 1
– To: Kitabayashi (北林)
Shuttle Bus
No
Enquiries
TEL: 024-591-1503
HP: http://www.fruit-land.com/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Pets: No

Azuma Orchard

Current information is for 2017
2018 information COMING SOON!
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 Spaces: 13
Cars: 20
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/5qw8576R1LS2
Car:
– 3 mins from Fukushima Ozaso IC on Tohoku Chuo Expressway
– 10 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Bus: 520 yen (19 mins + 10 mins walk)
– Route 50-2 (Nakano 中野)
(Note: Route 50-2 is not available on weekends or public holidays)
– From: Fukushima Sation East Exit Bus Stop No. 12
– To: Zatomachi (座頭町) bus stop.
Shuttle Bus
No
Enquiries
TEL: 024-542-1460
HP: http://www.dab.hi-ho.ne.jp/aduma/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in Rain: Yes
Pets: No

Marusei Orchard

Current information is for 2017
2018 information COMING SOON!
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/Nd7WLwCqtPs
Car:
– 5 mins from Fukushima Iizaka IC on Tohoku Expressway
Train: 330 yen (19 mins + 25 mins walk)
– Iizaka Line
– From: Fukushima Station (Iizaka Line)
– To: Ioji-mae (医王寺前) Station. 
Shuttle Bus
No.
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

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