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Enjoy safflower culture

Kahoku Roadside Station

道の駅河北 道の駅外観

Kahoku Town specialties such as cold niku soba (buckwheat soba noodles with beef), Kahoku slippers, and safflower-related products are sold on the first floor; on the second floor there is a free-of-charge exhibition space.

Address335-1 Maki, Kahoku Town, Nishimurayama County, Yamagata Prefecture
Opening hours8:30~18:00
Closed: Year-end/New Year December 31 – January 1
Car parkingFree 49 parking spaces
Barrier-free facilitiesMulti-function toilet, elevator, wheelchair slope
Access[By car]
5 minutes from Yamagata Airport
15 minutes from Sakuranbo-Higashine Station
15 minutes from Sagae Station
3 minutes from Higashine Interchange
20 minutes from Sagae Interchange
道の駅河北 1階
道の駅河北 2階

Access from Yama-dera

30 minutes by car

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Nearby site/facility information

Kahoku Children’s Zoo (approx. 8 minutes by car)
Kahoku Safflower Museum (approx. 10 minutes by car)
Benihana Onsen Hina no Yu / Hina Sanchoku Center (approx. 5 minutes by car)

Restaurants, EateriesCold niku soba (buckwheat soba noodles with beef) restaurants, etc.
Hotels, Japanese-style innsHina-no-Yado