[Kanto scenic tour] [Saitama Prefecture] Bike trip to Minoyama Park! Japan’s top 100 night views and Instagram photos | Access, parking, attractions, etc.


What is Saitama Prefecture Minoyama Park?

Minoyama Park is a lush green park located on the summit of Minoyama, which has an altitude of 581.5m and straddles Chichibu City and Minano Town, within the Prefectural Natural Park.

Cherry blossoms in April, azaleas in May, and hydrangeas in July brighten the area, welcoming visitors with the charm of nature.

From Minoyama Park, you can enjoy a panoramic view of Chichibu city and the mountains of Oku-Chichibu.

It has been selected as one of Japan’s top 100 night views, and is also famous as a sea of clouds spot and starting point for geopark tours.

Minoyama Park Access

You can access the parking lot at the top of the mountain by car, and you can visit it by bike or car without any problems.

There are some steep hills along the way, so motorcyclists should be careful not to stall.

Minoyama Park parking lot

美の山公園 第一駐車場

Minoyama Park has the first parking lot and the second parking lot.

Parking lot 1 is near the top of Minoyama Park, and you can park your motorcycle without any problems.

Minoyama Park is also famous for its night view, so some people go there to enjoy the night view from the first parking lot.

The night view from the Minoyama Park observation deck has been selected as one of Japan’s top 100 night views.

美の山公園 展望台からの夜景

It is a scenic spot that offers a panoramic view of the Chichibu Basin and the mountains surrounding it, and is also a famous spot for cherry blossom viewing.

It is a place where you can enjoy many flowers in each season, and you can see a wonderful night view.

The view from the observation deck has been selected as one of Japan’s top 100 night views.

In recent years, it has become popular as a sea of clouds spot, and on days when the conditions are right, it is crowded with photographers and visitors looking for Instagram photos.