A quasi-national park in the north east part of Hokkaido that spreads long and wide in the north/south direction over a total of 37,000 hectares. The park faces the Sea of Okhotsk, and spans the two cities of Abashiri and Kitami, as well as the five towns of Oozora-cho, Shari-cho, Koshimizu-cho, Saroma-cho and Yubetsu-cho.
This panoramic flower garden designed by famous biologist Yoichi Azuma, is perhaps the symbol of the flower-loving town of Kitami. This massive 28 hectare surface of mountain is filled with 30,000 flowers of 85 different kinds. See Chinese cherry blossoms in May, peonies in June, Japanese roses in July, bulbaceous flowers in August and chrysanthemums in September.
Kitami is a city in Okhotsk Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. It is the most populous city and the commercial center in the subprefecture, although the subprefectural capital is Abashiri. Kitami is in central Okhotsk Subprefecture. The Kitami Mountains are nearby. As of April 30, 2017, the city has a population of 119,135, with 61,504 households, and a population density of 83 persons per km². The total area is 1,427.56 km2.
The Kanoko Dam (鹿ノ子ダム) is a concrete Gravity dam in Oketocho, Hokkaidō, Japan. The dam is situated upon the Tokoro River. The dam is a multipurpose dam with a flood control function, as well as to provide irrigation to Kitami City among other municipalities, for irrigation, and for river flow control.
The Kitami Chrysanthemum Festival, held annually in Kitami, is the largest and oldest chrysanthemum festival in Hokkaido. This year marks the 64th festival. During the event, the venue is decorated with some 15,000 pots of colorful chrysanthemums.
Located in the city of Kitami, this farm breeds one of Hokkaido's most characteristic animals. Aside from normal Hokkaido red foxes, visitors get to see the rare silver fox as well. All 60 animals are well-fed, and the outdoor enclosure offers plenty of space and trees. Unlike other fox farms, the foxes here are not bred for fur. The farm also features a gift shop full of typical Hokkaido souvenirs and snacks.
Location of Kitami on a map. Kitami is a city found in Hokkaido, Japan. It is located 43.80 latitude and 143.89 longitude and it is situated at elevation 79 meters above sea level. Kitami has a population of 113,137 making it the 9th biggest city in Hokkaido. It operates on the JCST time zone, which ...
Kitami (北見市, Kitami-shi) is a city in Okhotsk Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. It is the most populous city and the commercial center in the subprefecture, although the subprefectural capital is Abashiri. Kitami is in central Okhotsk Subprefecture. The Kitami Mountains are nearby.