Institute of Fruit Tree and Tea Science, NARO

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NIFTS Tsukuba Headquarter

Address: 2-1 Fujimoto, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8605, Japan

Transportation

From TX Tsukuba Station: About 15 min by taxi. Or take the Tsuku-bus south shuttle bound for Norin-Danchi Chuo and get off at Yatabe bus depot (about 15 min walk).
From TX Midorino Station: Take the Kanto Tetsudo Bus for either Norin-Danchi-Junkansen or Tsuchiura-Eki and get off at Enokido bus stop. It takes about 20 min to Enokido and 10 min walk f along Route 408 in the direction of Tsukuba.

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Citrus Research Station

Address: 485-6 Okitsunaka-cho, Shimizu, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka 424-0284, Japan

Transportation

About 5 minutes walk (400 m) from JR Tokaido Line Okitsu Station or Okitsu Station bus stop.
By car, about 15 min (8 km) from the Shimizu IC of Tomei Expressway.

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Apple Research Station

Address: 92-24 Nabe-yashiki, Shimo-kuriyagawa, Morioka, Iwate 020-0123, Japan

Transportation

From Morioka Station: About 20 minutes by taxi. Or take the bus bound for Kajukenkyujo-mae at Bus terminal 2 on the east exit of the station.About 3 min walk from the bus stop.
By car, about 3.5 km or 10 min drive from Takizawa IC of the Tohoku Expressway via Route 4 in the direction of Morioka City.

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Grape and Persimmon Research Station

Address: 301-2 Akitsu, Hiroshima 739-2494, Japan

Transportation

From Akitsu Station of JR Kure Line: About 5 minutes by taxi. Via Shinkansen from Higashi Hiroshima Station: About 27 minutes (14 km) by taxi.
By car, via Sanyo Expressway, from the Takuya Junction proceed to Higashi-Hiroshima-Wu Expressway and get off at Saneifubon IC in the direction of Akitsu at about 12 km or 24 min drive. Or get off at Nishi-ei IC of Sanyo Expressway in the direction of Route 2 at about 21 km or 41 min drive.

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Kanaya Tea Research Station

Address: 2769 Shishidoi, Kanaya, Shimada, Shizuoka 428-8501, Japan

Transportation

From Kanaya Station of JR Tokaido Line: About 30 minutes walk. Or take the Hagia line bus bound for Sagara-Eigyojo or the Katsumata line bound for Shizunami-kaigan and get off at Yasai-Chagyou-Kenkyujo bus stop. About 27 minutes (14 km) by taxi.
By car, via Tomei Expressway, about 6 km from Sagara-Makinohara IC. Or via Shin-Tomei Expressway, about 7 km from Shimana-Kanaya IC.

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Makurazaki Tea Research Station

Address: 87 Seto, Makurazaki, Kagoshima 898-0087, Japan

Transportation

From Makurazaki Station of JR Tokaido Line: About 10 minutes walk. Or take the Hagia line bus bound for Sagara-Eigyojo or the katsumata line bound for Shizunami kaigan and get of at Yasai-Chagyou-Kenkyujo bus stop. About 27 minutes (14 km) by taxi.
By car, via Kyushu Expressway, take the Kagoshima IC exit and proceed to Obusuki skyline. About 29 km from Kawasaki IC.

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