Shimabara Hibariyama Flower Park “Spring Flower Festival

Notice of Cut Flower Experience

On May 18 (Saturday) and 19 (Sunday), we will hold a poppy cut flower experience.
*The event will be held in light rain.
● Fee: 300 yen (maintenance and management cooperation fee)


2024 Blooming Information

Spring in Full Bloom! A Stunning View of 5 Million Poppies and 10 Million Rapeseed Flowers.

Shimabara Hibariyama Flower Park was established in a designated erosion control area in Kamiorihashi-cho, Shimabara City, in cooperation with the public and private sectors, as a symbol of recovery from the eruption disaster of Mt.
We hold the ‘Spring Flower Festival’ every spring.

Approximately 200 cherry blossom trees, 5 million poppies, and 10 million rapeseed flowers bloom magnificently, vividly coloring the arrival of spring. Strolling through the park, you can enjoy the breathtaking scenery created by the colorful flower fields.

We also hold nighttime illuminations! The fantastical glow of the cherry blossoms and rapeseed flower fields at night offers a beauty that is different from daytime, allowing you to enjoy a unique charm.

Types of Flowers and Best Viewing Times

  • From Late March: Cherry Blossoms, Weeping Cherry Blossoms, Rapeseed Flowers (Approximately 10 million)
  • From Mid-April: Azaleas
  • From Early May to Late May: Poppies (Approximately 5 million)

*The best time to visit may vary depending on the weather.

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Night Illumination

On April 5th (Friday) and 6th (Saturday) of the 6th year of Reiwa, you can enjoy night illumination for two days.

This year’s night illumination will also feature a special collaboration event, the ‘Take-torol Lantern Festival,’ between Shimabara Kazan Hanakoen and Honda Mokuro Wax Industry!

Why not be soothed by the gentle flickering light of traditional Japanese candles?

Basic Information


From Wednesday, March 20th, 6th year of Reiwa (Public Holiday) to around mid-May
*The closing date may vary depending on the blooming conditions. The park may be temporarily closed in case of inclement weather.


9:00 – 17:00

Admission fee
  • Adults 300 yen (cooperation fee for environmental preservation and maintenance)
    *Free for high school students and younger
  • Night Illumination: 500 yen for adults

Within the erosion control cutoff embankment, 1465-2, Kamiorihashi-cho, Shimabara-shi
MAP code:173 745 266
*Please contact us in advance as the parking lot for large vehicles is located in a different area.


NPO Shimabara Hibariyama Flower Park
0957-62-3986(Shimabara Port Tourist Information Center)


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