Kitagata Shiki-no-Oka Park is a waterside park with flowers which bloom wildly in all four seasons and lush greenery.
Occupying a northwest corner of the southern island of Kyushu, Saga prefecture has coasts facing both the Sea of Japan and the Ariake Sea and is famous for Arita porcelain as well as its excellent seafood.
TOKYO (NARITA) TO Saga
Things to Do in Saga
From the summit of Mt. Hachimandake you can enjoy majestic views of Genkai Sea to the north, Saga plains and Ariake Sea to the south, Mt. Kurogami to the southwest, as well as the mountains of Taradake and Unzen in the distance.
These days it is visited by many sightseers all-year-round, who come seeking fresh seafood by trying fresh squid sashimi or visiting Yobuko Morning Market.
This beautiful cape has a lot to offer – swimming in pristine seas, fishing, hiking, beach camping, and facilities like tennis courts.
With a sheer drop of 75 meters, Kiyomizu Falls is a beautiful sight to behold, and the hike through the forest reveals fantastic scenery.
Strap on your hiking boots and come explore the natural wonders of Kyoseki Park, where a beautiful mountain trail reveals 17 impressive megaliths (giant stones) in the forest.
With multiple competitions and other events attracting entrants and spectators from dozens of countries, the Saga International Balloon Fiesta truly lives up to its name.