Azaleas bloom in many places in Katsuragi City during Spring.   Yashikiyama Park holds the Park Festival every May which is also called the Azalea Festival.

 

  Mt. Katsuragi in Gosho City, our neighbor city, is also famous for azaleas.  You can go to the summit by ropeway, and have a great view of azaleas covering the summit.  It is said that one sight can catch a million azaleas.

 

Season: May

Famous locations: Yashikiyama Park, Nijyozan Furusato Park and Katsuragisanroku Park