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 Peach Picking 2021 

 

Welcome to The Peach City!

Fuefuki City, Yamanashi Prefecture, boasts the largest production of peaches in Japan. That is the origin of the name The Peach City. In addition to peaches, the city has many other attractions such as grapes and hot springs etc..

Here's some official Fuefuki City tourist information for you to enjoy in The Peach City!

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We regularly post seasonal information on Instagram about what you can enjoy in Fuefuki City. We hope you will come here and experience these places in person when you are ready to travel to Japan more easily!

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PICK UP EVENT

We will update information on events in Fuefuki City.

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The Battle of KAWANAKAJIMA 2022

"The Battle of Kawanakajima" re-enactment of a battle in the Warring States Period, is scheduled to be held on Sunday, November 6, 2022, as the main autumn event in Fuefuki City.

● Date: Sunday, November 6, 2022

● Location: In front of Fuefuki City Hall (777 Ichibe, Isawa-cho, Fuefuki city)

● How to Join: COMING SOON!

​● Fee:  COMING SOON!

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Isawa Onsen Fireworks Festival 2022

The event has been held on August 21 in the past, but this year we have decided to hold it over three days as follows to avoid concentration on one day.

● Date: August 13,20,27, 2022

● Location:  Fuefukigawa riverside in front of Fuefuki City Hall (upstream and downstream of Ukai Bridge)

● Time: 20:30 - 21:00​

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Isawa Ukai (a cormorant fishing)

Ukai = Cormorant fishing on the Fuefukigawa River is called kachiu (walking cormorant fishing), and unlike the style of many other cormorant fishing operations in which several cormorants are controlled in a small boat, this method is very rare among cormorant fishing operations in Japan, with a history of over 800 years. Would you like to try such a valuable cormorant fishing experience? Please join us for this once in lifetime experience!

● Date: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday from July 20 (Wed.) to August 19 (Fri.), 20:00 - 20:50  *August 19 (Fri.) will be held

● Location: In front of Fuefuki City Hall (777 Ichibe, Isawa-cho, Fuefuki city)

● How to Join: Please fill out the registration form!

​● Fee: 3,000 yen per participant (including a special "Cormorant" T-shirt)

​● Limited Availability: 2 groups per day (first-come-first-served basis, up to 3 persons per group)

● Application Requirements: Healthy people of junior high school age or older who are able to participate in activities in the river.

▶︎ To watch last year's cormorant fishing on YouTube ◀︎

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Fuefuki Minna no Daigassen

A pre-event for The Battle of Kawanakajima 2022 will be held at Fuefuki Minna no Hiroba on Sunday, May 22.
The event will be titled "Kawanakajima Gassen Sengoku Battle: Fuefuki-Minna no Daigassen" and is open to elementary school students and younger.
(Parental consent required).

● Date: Sunday, May 22, 2022 (11am/1pm/2:30pm)

● Location: Minna no Hiroba (1442-3 Matsumoto, Isawa-cho, Fuefuki city)

● How to Join: Fill out the Participation Agreement at the hiroba on the day of the event.

​● Fee:  Free

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Ride & Walk 

Ride through the Peach Blossom Valley on an electric rental bike!

With the electric bicycles, you will be able to discover your own "Peach Blossom Valley" that you would not be able to discover by car. You can also enjoy walking with the help of a map of the area provided at the electric bike rental spots.

● Date: April 1, 2022 - April 17, 2022

● Usage Time: 10am~12pm / 12pm~2pm / 2pm~4pm

● Usage Fee: 1,000 yen / 2 hours

● How to Join: See "LEARN MORE" below for more information.

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Spring Festival 2022

Around late March or early April, the entire city turns pink.
The scenery is like a pink carpet.
Please enjoy the spectacular view of this peachy paradise!

● Date: March 19, 2022 ~ April 10, 2022

● Time: Vary according to each event and venue

● Location: Yatsushiro Furusato Park, Kacho no Sato Sports Plaza, etc.
● Main venue: Yatsushiro Furusato Park (2223-1 Oka, Yatsushiro-cho, Fuefuki city, Japan)

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Let's Walk In The Peach Blossom Valley 2022

Why don't you walk in the valley where peach blossoms are in full bloom all around?

● Date: April 2 (Sat.) and 3 (Sun.), 2022
● Fee: 100 yen per person
● Reception Location: Hanatori-no-Sato Sports Plaza (250 Onodera, Misaka-cho, Fuefuki city)
● Reception Hours: 9am - 2pm

● How to Join: See "LEARN MORE" below for more information.

 
 
 

YouTube

We would like to share with you ‟today's value to our city” including many different kinds of entertainment with our video via the official YouTube Channel!

PEOPLE in Fuefuki City

We will show you the charm of this city through the people who live in Fuefuki City.