Arida, City in Japan
General Information about Arida
Arida (Arida) is a middle town within Wakayama prefecture in the Kinki region. Sister city of Arida is Delano in the USA.
There is a fishing port in the city. You can easily reach the suburbs of Arida by local rail services in 3 stations.
Travel tips for Arida
Top Arida destinations for your sightseeing are the Arida mandarin road (æœ‰ç”°ã¿ã‹ã‚“æµ·é“) throughout the year, the Kumano old road (ç†Šé‡Žå¤é“) throughout the year and the Minoshima fishing harbour (ç®•å³¶æ¼æ¸¯) throughout the year.
The Jino-jima swimming beach (åœ°ãƒŽå³¶æµ·æ°´æµ´å ´), another great attraction.
Do you want to see fireworks in Arida? The Kibun festival (ç´€æ–‡ã¾ã¤ã‚Š) with 2.000 rockets is popular. You can best watch from the Minoshima Arida riverbeds.
Do you already own a souvenir from Arida? You could buy for example Mandarines.
Flowers and Foliage
Discover the cherry blossom in Arida from 03/21 to 04/10, best in the Ueno park (ã‚¦ã‚¨ãƒŽå…¬åœ’). A feeling of summer freshness brings the lotus blossom from 06/21 to 07/20, to view in the Mino-river Jiden-pond (ç®•å·ãƒ»ç¥žç”°æ± ). The maple trees changing colour in Arida is the highlight in the romantic autumn. Discover in the Tsumekaki jizo temple (çˆªæ›¸ãåœ°è”µå ‚), how the leaves turn from golden yellow to shining red. To mention in Arida is the Hydrangea in flower, which you can see in the Ninpei-temple (ä»å¹³å¯º) from 05/21 to 06/10.