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Famous saitama sakura

Cherry Blossom festival at famous Saitama sakura tree | KITAMOTO

Famous Saitama sakura – the cherry blossom tree in Ishito Kitamoto is one of Japan’s five designated “great” sakura. It is approximately 800 years old.  Although there are not many cherry blossoms directly around the famous tree, people come from all over Japan to visit the revered tree. Because apart from being old, it is the only one of its […]

Kumagaya Cherry Blossom Festival | KUMAGAYA

The Kumagaya Cherry Blossoms with rapeseed flowers along the riverbank is one of Saitama’s famous images. The cherry blossom there have been celebrated since the Edo period and the area is listed as one of Japan’s top 100 cherry blossom viewing spots. The sakura of Kumagaya are well renowned as one of the best places to enjoy “sakura matsuri” (cherry […]

Cherry Blossom Festival at Gongendo Park | SATTE

Satte Cherry Blossom Festival –  The Satte Cherry Blossom Festival in Gongendo park is considered one of Saitama’s most famous Cherry blossom festivals and spots.  There are about 1000 cherry blossom trees. There will be approximately 100 festival stalls. They have night light up of the cherry blossom trees until 10 pm. Pets are allowed. The car park is open […]

Nagatoro Cherry Blossom Festival

Nagatoro Cherry Blossom Festival | NAGATORO

The Nagatoro Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the most popular in the whole of Saitama. It is also one of the longest, stretching from end of March to end of April. There are a total of 3000 cherry blossom trees in different locations throughout Nagatoro with two key areas of sakura lined tunnels. The dates for 2018 cherry blossom […]

Omiya Park Cherry Blossoms

Omiya Park Cherry Blossoms | SAITAMA CITY

Omiya Park Cherry Blossoms – Omiya Park is a popular spot for locals, tourists and expats alike to enjoy hanami, cherry blossom viewing. Its proximity to Tokyo on top of the stunning scenery and lively atmosphere is one of the big draws of this annual festival which attracts thousands annually. It is listed in the top 100 places to see […]