Metsä is a Nordic-themed entertainment complex in Hannō, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. The complex consists of Metsä Village, entertainment and leisure area which opened in November 2018, and Moominvalley Park, which opened in 2019. [Wikipedia]
Take the Seibu Ikebukuro Line all the way to Hanno. Exit Hanno and take a bus headed to Metsä (メッツァ).
On March 16, 2019, Saturday, the Moomin Valley Park is finally opening. Unlike Disneyland, Moomin Valley Park puts emphasis on the Moomin theme and bringing Tove Jansson's Moomin stories to life rather than having a lot of amusement park type of rides.
Over 18 different coffee specialists will get together at the picturesque Metsa Village, including cafes from Hanno City, Hidaka City and Northern Europe inspired cafes, for this special coffee event. If you would like to taste coffee from the various merchants, get the special ¥1000 tasting ticket which entitles you to four tasting cups.
Shiofune Kannon Temple (塩船観音寺) is a temple known for its colorful azaleas.