It’s the wisteria’s time to shine in late April to early May!

Did you know that Takehana Betsuin Temple in Hashima is home to a great wisteria tree that’s said to be over 300 years old? The wisteria branches stretch out over 30 meters in length, providing ample shade and lovely aromas. It is the centerpiece of the Mino Takehana Wisteria Festival that’s happening very soon. Entrance is free!

【Dates】 April 19th (Wednesday) ~ May 4th (Thursday)
【Location】 Takehana Betsuin Temple
– Tea ceremony
– Daily food and drinks corner from 10am to 4pm
– Daily light up event happening from 6:30pm ~ 9pm (until May 3rd)
– Photo contest

For more info:

Official event webpage and pamphlets: