SUIGO ITAKO IRIS FESTIVAL

Recommended Spot

One million irises of 500 varieties in Itako become in full bloom in June, from the beginning to the end of the month. On weekends during the festival, lots of events such as Yomeiri-fune, a wedding ceremony where a bride in a traditional white kimono is on a rowboat to meet her bridegroom, take place. And Ayame Odori dance is performed in the iris garden.

INFORMATION

LOCATION 1-5 Ayame, Itako City
CONTACT Itako City Industry & Tourism Division
TEL: 0299-63-1111
ACCESS (By Car)
Approx. 10 minutes from Itako IC on Higashi-Kanto Expressway
(By train)
Get off at Itako Station on JR Kashima Line and it is a three-minute walk
to the garden from the station.

 

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