2019 Cherry Picking Information

(Updated: 27/05/2019)

The following fruit orchards are available for cherry picking in June and July. Scroll down, or click one of the links below to jump to a specific orchard.
🍒 Azuma Orchard (June 10 ~ End of June)
🍒 Shishido Apple Orchard (June 15 ~ July 7)
🍒 Marusei Orchard (June 10 ~ TBC)
🍒 Marue Tourist Orchard (June 9 ~ July 7)
🍒 Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land (June 1 ~ Early July)
🍒 Hitomi Fruit Market (June 8 ~ July 4)
Note: Dates and times may change depending on availability of fruit. Print the following coupon for a 10% discount on cheery picking at one of the orchards listed above.
Discount Coupon: 10% Discount Coupon
PDF Map (Japanese): Fukushima City Tourist Orchard Map

Azuma Orchard

This season’s cherries will go on sale from early June. Come along and try some juicy red cherries! Azuma Orchard is popular for their wide range of seasonal fruit, and their premium fruit-flavored soft-serve ice cream.

Cherry Picking Season
June 10 ~ Late June
Picking Hours: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 1 ~ Mid-December (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Varieties related to Sato Nishiki (including Beni Sayaka, Seiko Nishiki, Koka Nishiki).
Note: Please do not pick varieties that are not available for picking.
Price
Weekdays:
– Adults (12+): 1,404 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,080 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Weekends & Public Holidays:
– Adults (12+): 1,620 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,296 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 13
Cars: 30
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/5qw8576R1LS2
Car:
– 3 mins from the Fukushima Ozaso IC on the Tohoku -Chuo Expressway
– 7 mins from the Fukushima Iizaka IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Bus: 520 yen (19 mins + 15 mins walk)
– Route 50-2 (Nakano 中野)
(Note: Route 50-2 is not available on weekends or public holidays)
– From: Fukushima Station East Exit Bus Stop No. 12
– To: Zatomachi (座頭町) bus stop.
Shuttle Bus
No
Enquiries
TEL: 024-542-1460
FAX: 024-542-1119
HP: http://www.dab.hi-ho.ne.jp/aduma/
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Facilities: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: Yes

Shishido Apple Orchard

This family focused orchard provide great customer service for each individual guest!

Cherry Picking Season
June 15 ~ July 7
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 15 ~ July 7 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:30 am ~ 5:30 pm
Cherry Varieties
Beni Sayaka (Early ~ Late June),
Sato Nishiki (Mid ~ Late June),
Beni Shuho (Late June ~) and more!
Price
– Adults (12+): 1,300 yen
– Children (6 ~ 11 years): 1,000 yen
– Under 6: FREE
Parking
Medium Bus: 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 the Fukushima Nishi IC on the 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 (Reservation Required).
2-4 people from Fukushima Station.
Enquiries
TEL・FAX: 024-593-6065
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible Facilities: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: No

Marusei Orchard

Marusei Orchard is ASIAGAP (Japan Good Agricultural Practice) certified, and implements safe and secure farming practices. The orchard is also home to the ‘Mori no Garden’ Café with delicious cherry-topped parfaits!

Cherry Picking Season
June 10 ~
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 10 ~ (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Koka Nishiki, Beni Sayaka, Sato Nishiki, Beni Shuho, Napoleon, and more!
Price
Weekdays:
– Adults (12+): 1,404 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,080 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Weekends & Public Holidays:
– Adults (12+): 1,620 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,296 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 10
Cars: 80
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/Nd7WLwCqtPs
Car:
– 5 mins from the Fukushima Iizaka IC on the 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: 024-542-0679
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Facilities: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: Yes

Marue Tourist Orchard

Rain, hail, or shine, come along and pick all of the sweetest ‘Sato Kinishi’ cherries you can eat! Located just 2 mins from the Fukushima Ozaso IC on the Tohoku-Chuo Expressway.

Cherry Picking Season
June 9 ~ July 7
Picking Hours: 8:00 am ~ 4:30 pm
Direct Sales: Early June ~ Late July (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Beni Sayaka (Early ~ Mid-June),
Seoko Nishiki (Early ~ Late June)
Sato Nishiki (Mid ~ Late June),
Beni Shuho / Napolean (Mid-June 15 ~ Early July)
Price
Weekdays:
– Adults (12+): 1,404 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,080 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Weekends & Public Holidays:
– Adults (12+): 1,620 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,296 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Parking
Large: 3
Cars: 30
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/qheYv9u9e3U2
Car:
– 2 mins from the Fukushima Ozaso IC on the Tohoku-Chuo Expressway
– 10 mins from the Fukushima Iizaka IC on the 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
FAX: 024-557-7026
Homepage: http://www.184184.com/marue/
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible Facilities: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 200 people)

Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land

Located in western Fukushima City, this is the largest cherry orchard in the city. The staff go to great lengths to produce great tasting cherries that are available for all the visiting guests. Cherry picking is undercover so you can still pick cherries if it rains!

Cherry Picking Season
June 1 ~ Late July
Picking Hours: 8:30 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 1 ~ Late July (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:30 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Beni Sayaka (Early June ~ June 10)
Seiko Nishiki / Koka Nishiki (June 10 ~ 20)
Sato Nishiki (Mid ~ Late June)
Napoleon / Beni Shuho (End of June ~ Early July)
Price
Weekdays:
– Adults (12+): 1,404 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,080 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Weekends & Public Holidays:
– Adults (12+): 1,620 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11): 1,296 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 6
Cars: 20
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/b2cKGUHiq4J2
Car:
– 20 mins from the Fukushima Nishi IC on the 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
FAX: 024-591-4266
HP: http://www.fruit-land.com/
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible Facilities: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 250 people)

Hitomi Fruit Market

Features 3 fields of cherry trees. Please check at the front desk to see which one is in season.

Cherry Picking Season
June 8 ~ July 4
Picking Hours: 9:00 am ~ 4:30 pm
Direct Sales: June 8 ~ July 6 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 9:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Sato Nishiki, Beni Sayaka, Beni Shuho.
Price
– Adults (12+): 1,400 yen
– Children (4 ~ 11 years): 1,000 yen
– Under 4: FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 1
Medium Spaces: 3
Cars: 10
Access
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/5N3g9PjuE532
Car:
– 5 mins from the Fukushima Ozaso IC on the Tohoku-Chuo Expressway.
– 15 mins from the Fukushima Nishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway.
Shuttle Bus
No.
Enquiries
TEL: 024-558-3256
FAX: 024-556-1412
Notes
Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 15 people)

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