Where To See Cherry Blossoms In Japan
The perfect guide for blossom viewing in Japan.
In spring, Japan transforms into a wonderland of pink, with innumerable places to view the fleeting sakura (cherry blossoms). Use our guides to blossom viewing around each of Japan’s major cities to find the perfect spot. Don’t forget to enter our GaijinPot Sakura Contest for your chance to win Shinkansen tickets, tasty sakura treats, and more!
For the most up-to-date information on blossoming status, check our interactive map on the GaijinPot Travel homepage.
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