Mt. Katsuragi is the mountain climbing spot where is popular in Kansai near to Osaka.
In addition, it has the largest azalea(Yamatsutsuji) area in Kansai.
As for the seasons in full blossom of azalea, the face of the mountain is dyed red.
It is one of the most photogenic places in Japan!!
Don’t miss it!!
- Information of the bloom condition in spring 2017
- Visit report of 2016
- Video and photo of the Katsuragi Kogen
- How to get to the Katsuragi Kogen
- Hotel search & reservation around the Katsuragi Kogen
In 2016, the days in full blossom of azaleas were the second weeks of May.
The flowering situation of the azaleas in this year is as follows.
Season of the azaleas：Early May – Mid May
Time：A ropeway is operated from 7:00 a.m.
■YouTube:葛城高原 ヤマツツジの群生01(Gregariousness of azalea : Nara,Japan)
■YouTube:葛城高原 ヤマツツジの群生02(Gregariousness of azalea : Nara,Japan)
■YouTube:葛城高原 ヤマツツジの群生03(Gregariousness of azalea : Nara,Japan)
■YouTube:葛城山 山頂(Summit of the Mt. Katsuragi)
■Imgur:Azalea of Katsuragi Plateau (Nara, Japan)
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