Strawberry picking in Yamanashi
Partners Information: Omagaricho in south Kofu city is the biggest region for strawberry production in Yamanashi Prefecture. Taste juicy, sweet strawberries grown in a place that experiences some of the longest hours of sunlight.
Strawberry picking is available from January to May. Local farmers have perfected their cultivation methods, so there are many kinds of strawberries to taste. Try different varieties and find your favourite! The best tasting strawberries are those you pick yourself.
Take the train to JR Kofu station and take the south exit. Get on a bus for 30 minutes and alight at Ochiai bus stop. Walk 10 minutes to the Omagaricho.
From Chuo expressway Kofu IC it’s a 5 minute drive.