2018 Cherry Picking Infomation

(Updated: 31/05/2018)

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.
🍒 Michinoku Tourist Fruit Land (May 26 ~ Early July)
🍒 Azuma Orchard (June 2 ~ End of June)
🍒 Marue Tourist Orchard (June 3 ~ July 1)
🍒 Marusei Orchard (June 9 ~ July 30)
🍒 Hitomi Fruit Market (Unavailable in 2018)
🍒 Shishido Apple Orchard (June 10 ~ 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). Please print and bring with you.
PDF Map (Japanese): Fukushima City Tourist Orchard Map

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
May 26 ~ Late July
Picking Hours: 8:30 am ~ 5:00 pm
Direct Sales: May 26 ~ Late July (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:30 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Beni Sayaka (May 26 ~ Early June)
Seiko Nishiki / Koka Nishiki (Early ~ Mid-June)
Sato Nishiki (June 5 ~ 20)
Napoleon / Beni Shuho (End of June ~ Early July)
Price
Adult (12+) 1,400 yen
Child (3~ 11) 1,080 yen
Under 3 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
FAX: 024-591-4266
HP: http://www.fruit-land.com/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 250 people)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes

Azuma Orchard

Azuma Orchard are very proud of this year’s cherries. They will open in early June. Come along and try some juicy red cherries! A range of seasonal fruits including cherries. This orchard is also popular for its premium fruit flavored ice cream.

Cherry Picking Season
June 2 ~ Late June
Picking Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 2 ~ Mid-December (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Sato Nishiki, Beni Sayaka, Seiko Nishiki, Koka Nishiki, and more.
Note: The fields are open to the public, please don’t pick fruit varieties that are not available for picking.
Price
Adult (12+) 1,404 yen
Child (4 ~ 11) 1,080 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 13
Cars: 30
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
FAX: 024-542-1119
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

Marue Tourist Orchard

Rain, hail, or shine, come along and pick all of the sweetest ‘Sato Kinishi’ cherries you can eat! You don’t have to worry about bad weather because the cherry-picking areas are undercover.

Cherry Picking Season
June 5 ~ July 1
Picking Hours: 8:00 am ~ 4:30 pm
Direct Sales: June 3 ~ July 8 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Sato Nishiki (June 9 ~ 30)
Beni Shuho / Napolean (June 15 ~ July 1)
Price
Adult (12+) 1,400 yen
Child (4-11) 1,080 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
FAX: 024-557-7026
Homepage: http://www.184184.com/marue/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes (Up to 200 people)
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes

Marusei Orchard

Marusei Orchard has been independently certified by JGAP (Japan Good Agricultural Practice) and implements safe and secure farming practices. It also features the Mori no Garden Café that serves the freshest fruit straight from the orchard.

Cherry Picking Season
June 9 ~ June 30
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 9 ~ June 30 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 5:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Koka Nishiki, Seiko Nishiki, Beni Sayaka, Sato Nishiki, Beni Shuho, Napoleon, and more!
Price
Adult (12+) 1,400 yen
Child (4 ~ 11 years) 1,080 yen
Under 4 FREE
Parking
Large Spaces: 10
Cars: 80
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: 024-542-0679
HP: http://www.geocities.jp/fukushimamarusei/
Notes
Group Bookings: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes

Hitomi Fruit Market

Hitomi Fruit Market are not available for cherry picking in 2018, but they still offer direct sales. Features 3 fields of cherry trees. Please check at the front desk to see which one is in season.

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

Shishido Apple Orchard

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

Cherry Picking Season
June 10 ~ 25
Fruit Picking: 9:00 am ~ 4:00 pm
Direct Sales: June 9 ~ July 1 (Open Every Day)
Sales Hours: 8:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
Cherry Varieties
Beni Sayaka, Sato Nishiki, and more!
Price
Adult (12+) 1,300 yen
Child (4 ~ 11 years) 1,000 yen
Under 4 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 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 Sation 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・FAX: 024-593-6065
Notes
Group Bookings: No
Toilet: Yes
Disabled Toilet: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Available in rainy weather: Yes

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