Fruit kingdom, Yamanashi.
Omagaricho in south Kofu city is the biggest source of strawberry in Yamanashi prefecture. You can taste juicy, sweet strawberry grown in one of the longest hours of sunlight in Japan. Strawberry picking is available in harvest from January to May. Every farmer have been particular about original cultivation, so that there are so many kinds of strawberries. Comparing the tastes is one thing you also can enjoy. The fresh strawberry picked on your own is superb!
・Access: From JR Kofu station south exit about 30 minutes by bus, get off Ochiai bus stop (as of July, 2016), about 10 minutes’ to walk/ From Chuo expressway Kofu IC about 5 minutes by car.
・Address: Omagaricho, Kofu city
・Tel: 055-223-9609 (Omagari tourism strawberry association・JA Kofu city)
【Kofu city tourism section】 TEL 055-237-5702