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Cherry Blossom Season at Kasamatsu Kawazu Zakura Road Parking Lot
Kawazu-zakura in Kawazu Town is in full bloom in early February every year, as the cherry blossoms bloom early, due to the warm climate. During the yearly “Kawazu-zakura Sakura Festival” held in the blooming season, dark pink Kawazu-zakura blossoms that signal the arrival of early spring adorn the town with its vibrant colors.
There are successive 350 Kawazu cherry blossom trees along the 1500 meters long agricultural waterway that runs through Kasamatsu Town, which are planted by the local resident. Kawazu cherry blossoms are early-blooming cherry blossoms that bloom for more than a month and are characterized by large, pink flowers. At “Kawazu Sakura Road”, you can experience the arrival of spring as soon as possible. The reflected cherry blossoms and a blue boat are also wonderful for pictures. Surrounded with the tranquil fields, the time passes slowly.
Kawazu-zakura cherry blossoms Festival
The Kawazu-zakura cherry blossoms have become famous for being one of the earliest-blooming cherry blossoms in Tokyo’s outlying areas. (Typically, cherry trees bloom in Tokyo between late March and early April.) The outstanding characteristics of Kawazu-zakura are its large petals and the bright pink color. There are 8,000 cherry trees in Kawazu. “The Kawazu-zakura Cherry Blossom Festival” is held during the blooming season and is visited by a million Japanese and foreign tourists.
Address: Hoshiai-cho, Matsusaka-shi, Mie
Telephone: 0558-32-0290 (Kawazu Tourist Association)
Opening Hours: 24 Hours
Cherry Blossom Period: Late February to early March
Ease of Access
15 min by car or taxi from Rokken Station
Take the “Take-chan Heart Bus” and get off at the Mikumo Regional Promotion Bureau, then walk for about 30 minutes.
Kawazu, is an onsen resort located in Izu Peninsula, about 2 hour 40 minutes from Tokyo by train. Come visit Kawazu, a beautiful town surrounded by the ocean and mountains a town full of attractions, with beautiful Kawazu-zakura, beaches with the highest ranking water quality, and many sightseeing destinations with lush nature.