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Makiba Park, Hokuto

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Watch sheep, goats, cows, rabbits, and ponies grazing freely at Makiba Park, a Yamanashi prefectural park with vast swathes of grazing land set against a backdrop of Mount Fuji and Mount Yatsugatake. Children can pet the animals by a pond, and you can learn about native Tokara goats and other local species from information tables. Keep an eye out for forest birds, and head to observation decks with white wooden fences providing views over the impressive surrounding scenery. Grab a bite at the onsite restaurant, which offers delicious hamburgers with fresh homegrown lettuce and tomatoes. You can make use of up to 82 free parking spaces at the park. Make Makiba Park a part of your Hokuto vacation plans using our Hokuto travel route planner .
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  • But it was a little cold in the autumn season enjoyed the good weather. Enjoy soft serve ice cream of the ranch and also goats such as lounging I take a NAP.
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  • In the Park, such as horses, goats, sheep and interacted. A view of Mt. Fuji from the Park is pretty!
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  •  Came on a tour of the travel company. Tree mountains such as Mt. Fuji"distant, animal, pretty good, so much fun.
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  • A nice park which allows you to let your eyes gaze far to the mountains. It's a relaxing atmosphere and kids will love the pet zoo.
  • And the main parking lot is on a large parking lot and retail stores and I broke up. To reach the large parking lot on foot come to the location of the main up and down considerably and exhaustion. Please note that. Soft serve ice cream sweet touch of understatement, was given to the children! Delicious ~.
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  • Very nice views. Just touch the horses and sheep, can be enjoyed, but only a little jaded. Restaurants were very good.
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  • A free commune with goats and sheep. Rabbit, ponies, pigs and relaxed, you can shoot. Recommended for families.
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  • It is nice to look in the free area. Pasture's hamburger outlets is twice in a row sold out. Sorry...
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With the emphasis of tourism in Hokuto on the landscape, you won't be surprised to find the bulk of accommodations dotted across the rural areas that surround the small city. Take a look along the main regional roads that lead north from the city center to find the majority of options. From campgrounds to luxury resorts, and everything else in between, Hokuto has a diverse set of accommodations to offer, although they are fairly thinly dispersed around the area north of the town. Take a look at the train stations along the track leading east-west as a starting point.
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