Location of Aya in Miyazaki Prefecture
|• Total||95.21 km2 (36.76 sq mi)|
|• Density||80/km2 (210/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Website||Town of Aya|
Aya's town constitution gives it one of the tightest recycling policies in Japan.
Aya is also home to Aya Castle.
Aya is the most famous place in Miyazaki for wine making. Most people depend on the winery as a profession. There is a winery for tourists to visit in area.
Festivals and events that are important
Aya has several festivals in the course of the year.
- In March, they have the Cherry Blossom festival. (Sakuraokosi)
- In November, they have a horse race.
- Also in November, they have a 'Making of Aya' festival.
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