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Number 1 in Saitama: Yoshimi Strawberries

 

Yoshimi strawberries has about a 60 year cultivation history.

Saitama creates a large amount of fresh produce, and therefore many people know of Yoshimi strawberries.
From January to May, farms offer strawberry picking experiences where visitors can eat their fill of Yoshimi strawberries.
When they are in season, the deliciously sweet and bright red strawberries are in high demand, so many people come to visit Yoshimi.
Due to t...his, the strawberry shops thrive as people line up to buy the famous fruit (December to May).

 

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Admission Fee Strawberry Picking: Elementary school students and older: ¥1,500,
3 years old to kindergarten age: ¥700, Less than 2 years old: free.
Udon noodle making experience: ¥1,500 per person (reservation system) 5 to 15 people

Opening

9:00-17:00
Cafeteria: Weekdays: 11:00 - 15:00, Holidays: 11:00 - 16:00
Closed New Year's Holiday (December 30 - January 4)
Address 1737 Kubota,Yoshimi-machi
Map

Google map

Access

Public Transport

From Konosu Station on the JR Takasaki Line, take the bus bound for "Higashi-Matsuyama-Eki", then 1 minute on foot from "Hiki Yoshimi Nokyo-Mae"・From Higashi-Matsuyama Station on the Tobu Tojo Line, take the bus bound for "Menkyo Center", then 1 minute on foot from "Hiki Yoshimi Nokyo-Mae"
Car

7 km toward Konosu from Higashi-Matsuyama IC on the Kan-Etsu Expressway ・Take National Route 17 from Tokyo, turn left at Konosu Tenjin intersection, then go 8 km.

Official site http://www.ichigonosato.com/
CHOKOTABI http://www.pref.saitama.lg.jp/chokotabi-saitama/eng/spot/sp754.html