All Cherry Blossom

To experience Cherry Blossom in Japan is one of life’s most enjoyable encounters, not just the sight of the beautiful blossom, but the history, culture and festivals related to cherry blossom in Japan add so much more to the event.

  • Koganei Park

    Koganei Park is the second largest park in Tokyo and extends over four cities; Koganei, Kodaira, Nishitokyo and Musashino. Koganei Park is most famous for its cherry blossom in April and is considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. Koganei Park also features the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architecture Read more [...]

  • Kinuta Park

    Kinuta Park is in Setagaya, Tokyo. Kinuta Park is famous for is cherry blossom (sakura) viewing. Kinuta Park has at least three varieties Someyoshino, Yamazakura, and Yaezakura, which makes for a relatively long viewing season of over two weeks. Kinuta Park also features a baseball and soccer fields and cycling Read more [...]

  • Favorite

    Kitanomaru Park

    Kitanomaru Park is next to Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens in central Tokyo. Walking through Kitanomaru Park is a pleasant and convenient way to get to Yasukuni Shrine. Kitanomaru Park features cherry blossom in late March and early April. Kitanomaru Park also houses the Nihon Budokan, which regularly stages martial Read more [...]

  • Utsubuki Park

    Utsubuki Park, in Kurayoshi in Tottori Prefecture, is most famous for its cherry blossom being considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots.

  • Kyusho Park

    Kyusho Park, in Tottori city in Tottori Prefecture, is famous for its cherry blossom being considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. Kyusho Park also contains the ruins of Tottori Castle.

  • Matsukawa Park

    Matsukawa Park, in Toyama Toyama Prefecture, is famous for its cherry blossom and is considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots.

  • Shichi River Dam

    Shichi River Dam, in Kozagawa Wakayama Prefecture, is famous for its cherry blossom and is considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots.

  • Takaoka Castle Park

    Takaoka Castle Park, in Takaoka in Toyama Prefecture, is most famous for its cherry blossom being considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. Takaoka Castle Park also features the ruins of Takaoka Castle.

  • Negoroji Temple

    Negoroji Temple is large complex of Buddhist temples from the Shingon sect which once had around 2,700 temples on the site. The Negoroji Temple complex was started in 1087 by En no Gyoja, but in 1585 many of the buildings were burnt down, fortunately the main pagoda and several other Read more [...]

  • Kimii-dera Temple

    Kimii-dera Temple is a Buddhist temple in Wakayama that is famous for its early flowering cherry blossom and is considered one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. Kimii-dera Temple also features a climb of 231 steps from its tower gate up to the temple. This raised vantage point then Read more [...]