Utsubuki Park

Travel Guide - Utsubuki Park


Utsubuki Park was opened when Emperor Taisho visited Tottori prefecture in the Meiji Period (1868 – 1912).
Hiryukaku, the accommodation for the emperor still exists in the park.
Utsubuki Park is one of the best spots in the Chugoku region for cherry blossom viewing.
When it becomes spring, many different types of cherry blossoms and other trees bloom, and many tourists flock to the area.

Opening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 17 mintes from JR Kurayoshi Station by the bus bound for Kurayoshi Park Square. Get off at Shiyakusyo-Utsubuki-koen Bus stop.

Address / Location

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La Vie Zine @laviezine - 2021-04-23
cherry blossom scenic spots in Tottori ...

#3tene #CherryBlossom #CherryBlossomScenicSpotsInTottoriPrefecture… https://t.co/LysGASFREn
Onigiro Pocket Japan @onigiro_travel - 2021-04-11
Utsubuki Park is the most beautiful spot in Kurayoshi, Tottori prefecture, to have a relaxing pic-nic under cherry… https://t.co/RKboKJ81QB
Power Hitters @PowerHitters - 2020-07-01
Pretty sure this is just a photo of the 'C'ool Kurayoshi 'C'rew at Utsubuki park some evening a few couple back.… https://t.co/Ut7xNzobFG