Adachi Chieko no Sato is one of the few roadside stations in Japan that has both an up and down line. It has a panoramic view of Mt. Adatara which is famous from Chieko-sho. On the up line, there is a washi paper museum where visitors can try their hand at making the Kamikawasaki washi, which has a history of 1,000 years. You can buy local products and seasonal fruits and vegetables from Nihonmatsu and there is also a wide range of locally produced food and drinks on the menu.
|Address||33-1 Kamidaira, Shimokawasaki, Nihonmatsu, Fukushima, 969-1511|
|Opening Hours||9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Varies from shop to shop)|
Dining Nobori Shokudo
|Opening Hours||7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. from December to February)|
|Menu||Zaku-zaku Ankake Ramen||¥ 750|
|Squid Carrot Rice Burger||¥400|
Places Around to Visit
This is the birthplace and memorial hall of Chieko Takamura, famous from the poetry collection Chieko-sho by Kotaro Takamura.
Adults and children can enjoy the whole day. The spacious park has a variety of seasonal flowers and trees with a lawn area for having picnics. It comes with indoor and outdoor facilities and playground equipment for children. Souvenirs and food are also available.