Ukita has some spots telling history and culture of Kasai
Ukita is an area on the northern part of Kasai in Edogawaku
. Now It is only a small area, but Ukita had been a large area that laid
on between Arakawa and Edogawa River
. Soon after Ieyasu Tokugawa
came in Edo
, the history of Ukita began. In 1596, Kihei Udagawa Sadauji started cultivating this land and he named it Ukita after his name. He was buried in Horenji Temple in Kita Kasai that was built on his house. The land Ukita could be said 'the mother land of Kasai Area'.
There are some beautiful parks in Ukita. Gyosen Park is special and there
are several parks having 'Ukita' in their names. They show urban residents
beautiful seasonal views. Why don't you visit Ukita?
The Noted Spots in Utkita
The park has many attractions for kids and for their parents.
There are many seasonal flowers in the park.
Many cherry blossoms bloom on lawn grounds under the sky.
It was found for Kihei Udagawa, the pioneer of Kasai.
The park sounds like a secret garden, it has a ume and rose garden in it.
It has some Edostyle Landmarks and thousands of Cherry Trees along this
In spring, thousands of sakura along it beautifully bloom.
A fire lookout and an old lock gate are the symbols.
Kasai Daishi Mairi is a kind of the pilgrimage since Edo perid.
There are many temples in this small areas.