Maizuru Fururu Farm (舞鶴ふるるファーム)
Maizuru Fururu Farm is an agricultural park located in Sezaki, Maizuru City, Kyoto Prefecture. It was opened on a part of the Oura-hanto Peninsula north to the center of Maizuru City on July 22, 2006.
Located in the mountains of the peninsula, it is a scenic spot that overlooks the sea. One can see Kanmuri-jima Island from this park on a clear day.
It houses the following facilities: A buffet restaurant of more than sixty kinds of natural food most of which are safe local produce; a handicraft workshop where one can experience working natural materials, and learning about the natural environment; a farmer's market; a strawberry greenhouse with the vertically arranged multi-layered hydroponic system which is available to a person in a wheelchair; allotment gardens (also referred as Klein Garten, in German meaning small garden) with seventeen land parcels for staying users; allotment gardens of twenty-one parcels for single-day users; and two cottages.
It is operated by Fururufarm Inc. which was designated to manage the farm.
Summary of the Facilities
Fururu zone for experiencing exchanges
Farm Restaurant Fururu: Open 11:00 to 15:00 for weekdays; 11:00 to 15:00, and 18:00 to 22:00 for Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Fururu handicraft workshop
Fururu Market (9:00 to 17:00)
Seasonal Vegetable Field
Open space with grass
Hoshi no Fururu Mura Zone (Zone of Full-of-stars village)
Allotment gardens (Klein Garten): Seventeen land parcels, yearly rent
Allotment gardens for single-day users: Twenty-one land parcels, yearly rent
Parking area: For about eighty cars
Phone: 0773-68-0233; Fax: 0773-68-0700
It is approximately a twenty-minute by car for Oura-hanto Peninsula from Maizuru Higashi Interchange of Maizuru-Wakasa Expressway.
Scenic Spots and Cultural Facilities in the Neighborhood
Maizuru Shinkai Koen (Maizuru Sea Park)
Maizuru Nature and Cultural Park
Maizuru Shisei Kinenkan (Maizuru City Commemoration Hall): 12 brick warehouses
World Brick Museum
Maizuru Red Brick Warehouses