≪Cherry Blossom Spots≫ Asukayama Park
Asukayama Park is popular as a cherry-blossom viewing place since the Edo period
Asukayama Park is the first designated park in Japan. It was established by Cabinet decree in 1873 along with Ueno, Shiba, Asakusa and Fukagawa.
Asukayama Park has been popular as a cherry blossom viewing place since the Edo era, there are about 600 cherry trees today, and it is crowded with many visitors at the time of flowering.
Japanese lanterns are lit in the garden from late March to early April, and you can enjoy the cherry blossoms at night until 21:00.
The monorail “Asuka Park Rail” is provided in the park that is a small hill. Because it can be used for free, anyone can climb to the summit of Asukayama easily.
|Event Name||≪Cherry Blossom Spots≫ Asukayama Park|
|Dates||Around late March – Around early April ※Average year|
|Note||*The cherry blossom festival is held on 1st and 2nd April 2017. (10:00 – 16:00)|
|Open Hours||24 hours open|
|Address||1-1-3 Oji, Kita-ku, Tokyo|