Yokosuka Travel Guide

Event 2022.08.25

Yokosuka Sunflower Festival 2022 in Soleil Hill | Come and play in the sunflower garden!!

Nagai Umite Park Soleil Hill is located on the Miura Peninsula in Kanagawa Prefecture.

From mid-July to mid-September, approximately 200,000 sunflowers bloom one after another in various areas of the park, allowing visitors to enjoy the flowers for a long time.

In the ‘Entrance Flower Garden’, approximately 100,000 sunflowers are planted in an area of 5,000 m2, creating a spectacular scene surrounded by the blue sky and Sagami Bay.

Sunflower garden to enjoy with paintings.

The first collaboration project with the Yokosuka Museum of Art, ‘Sunflower Garden to Enjoy with Paintings’, will also be held this year.

Sunflower Festival Information

Soleil Hill
DateFriday, July 15th, 2022 – Monday(National holiday), September 19th, 2022
LocationNagai Seaside Park Soleil Hill
4, Nagai, Yokosuka city, Kanagawa.
Official websiteSoleil Hill



Over 200,000 sunflowers of about 20 different varieties bloom in total from early July to mid-September.

The contrast between the blue sky and sea and the yellow of the sunflowers is very vivid.


≪ Durations/places ≫

Mid-August to early September: Farms (in selected areas)

Late August to early September: Rice paddies

Early September to mid-September: Farms (in selected areas), and circular flower fields

*Flowering may vary depending on the weather and other factors.

| A limited time only menu with a photogenic ‘sunflower image’.

Sunflower★Taco Rice 🌻

A perfect for summer dish! Spicy taco rice served like a sunflower in full bloom.

Available from Friday 15 July – Monday 19 September (public holiday).

Time: 10:30am – 4:30pm (last orders at 4:00pm)

Place: Restaurant Provence

Price: 1,200 yen

| Come and play in the sunflower garden!

Sunflower garden to enjoy with paintings 🌻

A collaborative project with the Yokosuka Museum of Art!

Paintings of sunflowers by artists associated with Yokosuka will be exhibited in the Soleil Garden

Date & Time: Wednesday, July 6th – Monday, September 19th (public holiday).

Time: 9:00am – 6:00pm

Venue: Soleil Garden

For more information, please see the official website.

Sunflower Stamp Rally

Sunflower Stamp Rally 🌻

If you collect all three stamps in the park, you will receive a present.

Location: Entrance information desk, where paper slips are distributed.

Admission: free of charge (※One ticket per person per day.)

Eligibility: Elementary school students and younger.