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It is expected that the cherry trees in the Tohoku region ("Northeast Region”) will be in full bloom around April 15th. The seven must-visit hamami (“cherry blossom viewing”) spots in the Tohoku region are listed here for your reference. We wish you a pleasant hanami tour ♡
Fuji・Kawaguchiko Sakura FestivalRead Later
Here you can enjoy the view of cherry blossoms against the backdrop of magnificent Mt. Fuji and the lake surface from the northern side of the Lake Kawaguchi and Ubuyagasaki. The “Fuji•Kawaguchiko Sakura Festival” is held along the perimeter of Lake Kawaguchi.
Hirosaki Park in Aomori Prefecture’s Hirosaki City is home to Japan’s oldest Yoshino cherry tree. The park features around 52 different varieties and 2,600 total cherry trees. Over 300 of the Yoshino cherry trees in the park are over 100 years old, and since these trees have branches that extend far to the sides and grow larger flowers, they create an incredible cherry blossom viewing experience.
Tatebayashi City starts flying their impressive collection of over 5,000 streamers at the end of March, so that residents and visitors can enjoy the view of the streamers alongside the cherry blossoms.
Cherry blossoms herald in spring in Japan. In Tokyo, they begin to bloom in late March. This article will introduce a sightseeing plan for Tokyo that combines cherry blossom viewing and gourmet foods in a ride on “Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line),” which takes an efficient route through great cherry blossom locations!
Tokyo's Roppongi Midtown is a cherry blossom spot next to Hinokicho Park. Today we would like to introduce you each spot around the area. Please see map at the end of this article for reference.
This is Tokyo Roppongi Hills. Mohri Garden is a traditional Japanese landscape garden where has attractive cherry blossoms scenery in Spring next to Roppongi Hills Mori Tower and TV Asahi building.
Iwate Prefecture: Kitakami TenshochiRead Later
In Kitakami Tenshochi Park you will find rows of Yoshino cherry trees around 100 years old lining a 2 kilometer stretch of Kitakami River, creating a beautiful cherry blossom tunnel. Around 300 carp-shaped streamers fill the sky around Kitakami River during the cherry blossom festival, and there are also sightseeing carriages and pleasure boats available for guests as well.